Laura Cascone is an Italian painter and performer; her works take the form of paintings, drawings, multidisciplinary performances and installations.
She has exhibited her work in more than 23 solo exhibitions and performances, taking part regularly in public events, including Museum Night Fever, Accessible Art Fair, Art open Kunst, Truc Troc in Bozart. She cooperates with public and private partners, including Museums, EU Institutions and several galleries: KOINE’ contemporary art Gallery (IT), Arielle d’Hauterives Gallery (BE) and BRENART Contemporary art gallery (BE).
Laura specialised in Human Rights with a thesis on ART as a tool of awareness, after obtaining her degree from Padua University. Upon graduation, she moved to France working for the Cultural Heritage Service of the Council of Europe. She finally settled in Brussels in 2002. From 2008 to 2011 she worked as an art curator for the Culture Directorate of the EU Commission, proposing and organising European exhibitions. In 2010 she concluded her sixth year at the Academy of Fine Arts in Brussels and then specialized in Art therapy for two years. In 2013 she opened KROMA, a creative space supporting art initiatives.