Dora Celentano

Based Düsseldorf, Germany
Dora Celentano - artist


I'm a Düsseldorf-based, half Italian painter who studied communication design before graduating at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf in 2018. 


  • 2018: Meisterschülerin of Prof. Stefan Kürten
  • 2014 - 2018: Class Prof. Stefan Kürten
  • 2013 - 2014: Class Prof. Rita McBride
  • 2012 - 2018: Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
  • 2008 - 2012: Folkwang Universität der Künste
  • Studies of Communication Design

Selected Exhibitions & Awards

  • 2018: Group exhibition, can't reach me there, Produzentengalerie plan d, Düsseldorf (with Anja Schneider and Elisabeth Heil)
  • 2018: Group exhibition, Kommune Heinz, Golestani Gallery, Düsseldorf
  • 2018: Group exhibition, Palermo - Düsseldorf, Haus der Kunst, Cantieri Culturali della Zisa, Palermo, Italien
  • 2018: Group exhibition Die Grosse, Museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf
  • 2017​​​​​​​: Group exhibition, From Zuhause, San Francisco, USA
  • 2017: Group exhibition, Drawing the Curtain, SFAI, San Francisco, USA
  • 2017: Group exhibition, Kunst@McKinsey & Company, Düsseldorf
  • 2017: Tow-person-show, Beverly Hills 40210, Nina sagt Galerie, Düsseldorf (with Alexander Reuter)
  • 2017: BEST Project Grant Award in cooperation with BEST GRUPPE & Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
  • 2016: Solo exhibition, Pretty Little Liars, Galerie Märzhase, Paderborn
  • 2016: Group exhibition, POR-BLING-INTER-FIST-FORM, Container Düsseldorf


  • Award winner
  • Internationally exhibited
  • Exhibited in renowned institutions

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  • Achievements & Goals

    • Being a full-time artist
  • Genre & Style

    • Semi-interieur
    • Still life
    • Decorative motifs
    • Ornamental
    • Bright coloured
  • Inspiration & Vision

    • Idea of beauty
    • Advertising & fashion
    • Pictorial flood
    • Art history
  • Sales & Trajectory

    • Already sold works
    • Self-financed through jobs at the Museum Folkwang Essen where I work as a guide
  • Technique & Material

    • Painting, stencil art, printing and drawing
    • Canvas, paper, textiles


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