Renato Colangelo is a visual artist whose practice is focused and concerned with cultural identity, social awareness, anthropology and experimentation within different mediums.
He works predominantly in the medium of Photography, Video and large-scale installations including several walk in Camera Obscuras, ‘Standpoint’ for Eyes Lies & Illusions at ACMI in 2007 and ‘Locked Treasure Room’ 2011 at Centennial Gardens Sydney.
He’s been exhibiting since 1999 with solo and group exhibitions including residencies in Italy and Australia along with being the recipient of various awards including the prestigious Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship in 2002.
He continues the use of analogue techniques in the production of his artwork and runs workshops in many aspects of analogue photograph.
Renato also operates as a professional arts worker, fabricator and assists many of the artist in the studio working predominantly for Callum Morton since 2016.