Carlo Sampietro


b. Como, Italy

1994 – 1996

Istituto Europeo di Design Milan Lives and works in NY




– The street is in the House, Galleria Cá D’Oro NY


– Carlo Sampietro Retrospective, Galleria Cá D’Oro NY


– Cloche Sofa & The Street Is in the House Masterpiece collection –Dumbo Art Festival, NY

– “A sustainable present for the future,” – Villa Vigoni German-Italian Centre for European Excellence, Lake Como, Italy


– The Street Is In The House – at Straf Hotel Milan

– PopDogs – Solo Project at Red Dot Art Fair Miami

– The Street Is In The House – at Circolo Hidden Milan

– The Street Is In The House – at Galleria Rossana Orlandi Milan

– The Street Is In The House – at Salone Del Mobile Milan


– The Street Is In The House – Bryant Park NYC

– The Street Is In The House – RAW NYC Pop Up Gallery

– The Street Is In The House – International Contemporary Furniture Fair NYC




– “Breaking The Rules” featuring work by David Datuna, Phil Luangrath and Flavio Landeira – dico – Carlo Sampietro  – Galleria Cá D’Oro NY


– Aquarium – Galleria Cá D’Oro NY


– Cloche Sofa – Recycle- Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition


– Scope Miami Beach, Galleria Alessandro Berni

– PopDogs Public art installation and conference – An Inclusive World – Queens Museum of Art, New York

– Street Scraper – Figment NYC

– The Street Is In The House – Select Art Fair New York – Galleria Alessandro Berni

– Bunda Pandeiro – PopPorn Reloaded – Vienna International Short Film Festival, Austria

– Bunda Pandeiro – New York International Film Festival Benefit + Auction, Tribeca Cinema


– Bunda Pandeiro – MIVA International Videoart Festival Quito, Peru

– The Street Is in the House, Concrete Muse – Dumbo Art Festival, NY

– Bunda Pandeiro – Everybody’s Perfect LGBTIQ & A Festival, Genève

– Bunda Pandeiro – Toronto Urban Film Festival, Canada

– Bunda Pandeiro – 10th Lucca Film Festival, Italy

– Bunda Pandeiro – 9th Cyprus International Film Festival

– Bunda Pandeiro – 7th Sydney Underground Film Festival, Australia

– Bunda Pandeiro – 10th open air film festival Pluk de Nacht, Amsterdam

– Bunda Pandeiro – 6th Cortos Rodinia, Valladolid, Spain

– PopDogs – Waterfall Mansion Gallery, New York

– Bunda Pandeiro – CinemaCity Novi Sad, Sebia

– Bunda Pandeiro – The minute festival Best video 2013, Brazil

– Bunda Pandeiro – 22nd Croatia One Minute Festival, Croatia

– Bunda Pandeiro – 18th Rooftop International Film Festival, New York

– Bunda Pandeiro – 5th Skepto International Film Festival, Cagliari, Italy

– Bunda Pandeiro – 11th Vienna International Short Film Festival, Austria

– Bunda Pandeiro – 61st Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival, Serbia

– Bunda Pandeiro – Macrofest, el festival artistico y cultural de Panama

– Bunda Pandeiro – Videoformes International Festival, Clermont-Ferrand

– Bunda Pandeiro – 16th Mecal International Short Film Festival, Barcelona

– PopDogs – Bunda Pandeiro, Clio Art Fair, New York

– Bunda Pandeiro – 23th Muestra del cine international, Palencia, Spain

– Bunda Pandeiro – 11th International Short Film Festival Bogotá, Colombia


– Bunda Pandeiro – Festival de Cine Alcine43 edition Madrid, Spain

– Bunda Pandeiro – City of Soria 15th International Short-Film Festival, Spain

– Bunda Pandeiro – Tirana International Short Film Festival, Albania

– Cloche Chair – Brooklyn Utopias: In TRANSITion, New York

– Bunda Pandeiro – Shnit International Short Film Festival, Cape Town

– Bunda Pandeiro – Danube Videoart Festival, Austria

– Bunda Pandeiro – Shnit International Short Film Festival, Bern

– Bunda Pandeiro – 2nd One minute Film Festival, Norway

– Bunda Pandeiro – 10th Reykjavík International Film Festival, Iceland

– Bunda Pandeiro – 8th Sapporo International Short Film Festival, Japan

– Bunda Pandeiro – Lowlands Art Festival, Nederland

– Bunda Pandeiro – 10th One Minute Film & Video Festival Aarau, Swizerland

– Bunda Pandeiro – 1-Minute Missoula, Montana USA

– Bunda Pandeiro – Pirate Cinema, Amsterdam

– “Gate to Heaven”– EXPOSURE Photography exhibition, NYC

– PopDogs – Figment NYC, New york

– Bunda Pandeiro – Under The Subway Video Art Night – Local Project Art Space, New York

– Bunda Pandeiro – 2th New York International Short Film Festival

– Bunda Pandeiro – 16th Brooklyn Film festival

– Bunda Pandeiro – New York City Art World: a group exhibition Curated by Krista Sunders, 3rdWard NYC

– Bunda Pandeiro – Madrid Video-art Festival

– Bunda Pandeiro – International Art Fair Jaén, Spain

– Bunda Pandeiro – Festival do Minuto Sao Paulo, Brazil

– Bunda Pandeiro – 6th International Videoart Festival Milan – Visualcontainer , Curated by Alessandra Arnò

– Bunda Pandeiro – Shorts Attack im Januar. Interfilm, Berlin, Germany


– Bunda Pandeiro – “eject XV – The Long Night of Odd Films”. 28th International Short Film Festival Berlin

– Bunda Pandeiro – Video art – Curated by Macu Morán – We Art Festival Barcelona

– Acueduct- In the Future the Artist Will Say: That Object is a Work of Art – Curated by Raul Zamudio – 3rdWard NYC

– Cloche Chair – Broadway – In conjunction with Peter Stanick, One Art Space NYC

– Cloche Chair – A’ Design Awards Exhibition – Museo del design Como, Italy


– Space Cooler – Room – Design Week Milan – Nhow Hotel, Milan




– Amanda Acosta, Carlo Sampietro. Megalopolis. Droste Effect Magazine, 04-3-2016


– M. Osberg, Mini-Golf and Popcorn Puppies: Carlo Sampietro’s Debut solo Show in NYC. Artsy, 03-23-2016


– Amanda Acosta, Battle of the Butts. ArtFuse, 03-21-2016


– Sensi Mila, Urban Tales, Radio Nuova York, 03-11-2016


– PopDogs, L’arte, L’educazione e la sua funzione. Reportage dal Queens Museum. Artribune, 07-25-2015


– Cloche Sofa, Ramp Magazin N.28

– PopDogs, Clio Art Fair NYC, Artribune Online, 03-11-2014


– PopDogs, International Project, Public Art Review N.49

– Renata Fontanelli, Uniting Artist: Carlo Sampietro shares his vision of the world through his artwork,

A Magazine 8-1-13


– Mariana Peña Cater, Crónicas desde NY: Figment Festival, Proyecto de arte diferente, Excelsior 6-14-13

– Amanda Mactas, One to watch: Carlo Sampietro PopDogs, Manhattan with a Twist 6-13-13

– Justin Gilber, Figment NYC: 5 best Art Installations, Redesign Revolution 6-11-13

– C-Stein, Figment NYC on Governors Island, Art Observer 6-10-13

– Samantha Lim, Sir film-a-lot, Brooklyn Paper 5-31-13

– “Discover New Artists: Featured Artist”, Artlyst 1-19-13


– George Bodarky, Judy Clark, Carlo Sampietro: The Ultimate Recyclers, WFUV Radio 3-27-12 broadcast


– Guido Castagnoli, Rossana in Excelsis, Financial Times 10-15-11

– Simone Preuss, Icons of New York Street Life Transformed into Amazing Furniture, 1800Recycling 7-14-11

– Giuseppe Piazza, Le strade di New York reciclate a Milano, Sette 5-20-11

– Amy Ellenbogen, Street salvaging with Gregoire Abrial and Carlo Sampietro, Elle Decoration 5-10-11

– Philippe Daverio, Trasformo ogni icona della giungla newyorkese, Corriere Della Sera 4-17-11


– Mark Mcmenamin, Planet Eco saving the earth one smile at the time, Interior Design 11-15-10

– Dayna Smith, Designer consumed by what, and why, we acquire, The Washington Post Online 7-11-10

– Barbara Celis, Conos de obra para sentarse, El Pais 6-11-10

– NY Newsboxes transformed into aquariums by Carlo Sampietro, Design Boom 5-19-10




– Honourable Mention – Selected by the jury of Toronto Urban Film Festival, Toronto, artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro

– First Prize Art Craft and ready made, Selected by the jury of A’ Design Award, artwork title: Cloche Sofa


– Winner Experimental category – Selected by the jury of Tirana International Short Film Festival, Albania,

artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro

– Winner Art/Experimental category – Selected by the jury of One Minute Film & Video Festival in Aarau, Switzerland,

artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro

– “30 best of ’13 Part 1″ – Selected by the jury of The one Minutes Organization, artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro

– Spirit Awards Experimental – Selected by the jury of Brooklyn Film Festival, artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro

– Minute Trophy – Selected by the jury of Festival do Minuto Sao Paulo – Brazil, artwork title: Bunda Pandeiro


– Premio Afrodite – Selected by the jury of Federcritici Art Association Italy, artwork title: Sexi Sexi


– Finalist – The Best of International Furniture Fair (Salone Satellite) Milan, artwork title: Cloche Chair

– First Prize Art Craft and ready made – Selected by the jury of A’ Design Award, artwork title: Cloche Chair


– Celeste Prize – Selected by Jury, artwork title: Cloche Chair


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