Premio Combat Prize

Francesca Busca - Premio Combat Prize

OPERA IN CONCORSO | Sezione Scultura/Installazione

 | ”Crit Me”

”Crit Me”
mixed media, paper, plastic, metal and fabric on thin metal board. mostly made with reused discarded canary wharf new district site material and reproductions of artworks from the cwnd 2017 residency.

Francesca Busca

nato/a a Udine, Italy
residenza di lavoro/studio: London, UNITEDKINGDOM

iscritto/a dal 14 dic 2017

visualizzazioni: 510


Altre opere

 | ”Like Me!”

”Like Me!”
mixed media, fabric, metal, mirror and plastic on thin metal board. 98% reused material

 | ”Have a Cuppa”

”Have a Cuppa”
mosaic, direct method, polystyrene on metal board. 100% reused site material. 3rd piece of the canary wharf new district residency: used tea cups, rearranged to remind the building work often undertaken in cold weather, under drops of rain and gusts of wind, relief from which we then seek in a nice cuppa.

 | ”Site Textures”

”Site Textures”
mosaic & mixed media, direct method, metal, plastic and fiber on metal base. 100% reused site material. first piece at the canary wharf new district residency: testing textures of the canary wharf new district site.

Descrizione Opera / Biografia


- Artwork on view/for sale at the ex chiesa di Santa Chiara, Murano, Venice, Italy

- FLUX Exhibition, Chelsea College of Art, London, 11-15 April 18

- "Threads", The Artists' Pool, Espacio Gallery, London, March 18

- BowWow Haus London: designing and decorating a dog kennel, then on exhibition at St Pancras International station, London from January to May 2018,  and auctioned for charity. Profits to go to Blue Cross (

- Art exhibition at the LVA Gallery, Sheraton Hotel, Heathrow, London, 15 January – 4 March 2018

- 2nd Place for “Crit Me” at the 3rd annual “Art of Humanity" competition, International Gallery Of The Arts (IGOA), November 2017

- 1st Place for "Crit Me" at the "Eclectic Art " competition by Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, October 2017.

- "Find Me!”, Vernice Contemporanea, Biennale Off. 57. Biennale d'Arte di Venezia, Venice, 1-29 Oct 17

- “Nasty Women UK”, Stour Space, London, 22-24 Sep17. Raising funds for End Violence Against Women

- "Now That's What I Call Art", Laura I. Art Gallery, Ice House Court, London, 7-23 Sept 17

- "From Rome to London", St Lawrence Jewry, Guildhall Yard, London, 7 July - 16Sep17

- FLUX Exhibition, Chelsea College of Art, London, 12-16 Jul 17

- "Threads", Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ, 4-15 Jul 17

- Winner of the SOLO exhibition on Light, Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 15 May-15 Jun17

- “Ode to Nature”: 4 artists’ exhibition, Chelsea Fringe, Oxford House Gallery, London, 20 May–4 Jun17

- Winner at the "I'm In Heaven" Exhibition, Nature Category (3rd Place), Heaven Art Gallery, AZ, May 17

- Uniqueness of Concept and Originality Award at Still Point IX, Still Point Art Gallery, May17

- Winner: Best In Show, ”All Women" Competition, 3D & Mixed Media cat. (1st Place), CAGO, Apr17

- "We Need to Talk about Clothes", Hardwick Gallery, Cheltenham, 22-26 April 17!

- Artexpo 2017, Pier 94, NYC, 21 - 24 Apr 17

- Biennale Peschiera del Garda, Caserma dell'Artiglieria, Peschiera del Garda, Italy, 31 Mar–3 Apr17

- Winner at the “Abstract Art” exhibition - 3D Category (1st Place) + Winner - Overall Winner Artists Category (3rd Place)

- "Threads", The Artists' Pool, Espacio Gallery, London, 1-12 March 17

- MeArt - Biennale Internazionale del Mediterraneo, Palermo, Italy, 9-12 March 17

- "Contemporary Venice", Palazzo Flangini, Venice, Italy, 14 Dec 2016-14 Jan 17

- Spectrum 2016 with World Wide Art/Artavita, Booth 807, Miami, FL, 30 Nov - 4Dec 16

- "Oxygen - Fragmented Cities+Identities", J. Jurado Art Studio, Bogota’, Colombia, 19 Nov-19 Dec 16

- Art San Diego 2016, Balboa Park Activity Center, San Diego, CA, 3-6 Nov 16

- Overall winner at the "Open No Theme 3D & Mixed Media” exhibition, Contemporary Art Gallery, Nov 16

- Overall Winner of the "Spotlight Solo Art Contest", International Gallery of the Arts, 15 Oct-15 Dec 16

- "Leave/Remain" exhibition, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, 25 - 30 Oct 16

- "Future Landscapes" exhibition, Ca' Zanardi, Venice, Italy, 6 Oct - 27 Nov 16

- "Frida Kahlo – Lust for Life" exhibition, Menier Gallery, London, 4 – 31 Aug 16


- Featured article on Exquisite Arts Magazine, March 2018
Still Point Art Quarterly, Summer 2017

- Interview on Artsy Shark, May 17

- Artist in the Spotlight at the Flux Exhibition on The Gallery Guide, May 17

- ArtWeek, May 17

- Artsy, May 17

- Interview on ItsLiquid, May 17

- Artwork selected as Header Image for Curator Space ("Materia 1, 2, 3" - coming soon)

- Art International Contemporary Magazine, January/February 17

- Interview in Art Reveal Magazine, issue 23, Dec 16

- Interview in Exquisite Arts Magazine, issue 3, Nov 2016