SERVAE. Icone liquide curated by Ignazio Venafro, with the patronage of Regione Lazio, Archaeological Superintendence of Fine Arts and Landscape for the Rome metropolitan area,
the province of Viterbo and southern Etruria, the Municipality of Santa Marinella, Duran White Project Studio Urbana, Italian Embassy in Washington, Valentina Moncada Foundation,
Il Gabbiano Foundation, WithoutBorders Film Festival. Sala Pyrgi, Castello di Santa Severa, 20 january/18 February 2018.
White project and words by Barbara Duran. Curated by Studio Urbana and Galerie Metanoia, Paris, April 2016.
Panta Rei curated by Studio Urbana and Galerie Metanoia, project and words by Barbara Duran, catalogue available, Galerie Metanoia, Paris 2014- Studio Urbana, Rome 2015.
Passages curated by Studio Urbana and Galerie Metanoia, project by Barbara Duran, words by Marc Higonner and Renato Miracco, catalogue available. Galerie Metanoia, Paris 2013 - Studio Urbana, Roma 2015.
Duran. Opere curated by Studio Urbana, with words by Domenico Guzzi, Ruggero Savinio, Patrizia de Rachewiltz, Renato Miracco, Barbara Duran. Studio Urbana, Rome, December 2012.
Luogo Segreto curated by Studio Urbana, with words by Marco Bechis, Gaston Troiano, Patrizia de Rachewiltz, Barbara Duran. Studio Urbana, Rome, "Il Gabbiano" art gallery. May 2012.
Dimora del Tempo curated by Pasquale di Loreto and Anna Gioioso, presented by Renato Miracco (director of New York's Italian Institute), with a dedicated poem by Patrizia De Rachewiltz. Studio Urbana, Roma, Avatars Gallery, Sulmona (AQ) and Polo Museale Civico Diocesano di Sulmona. March/May 2009.
Vuelo en Reflejo. Obras 2006/07, Museo National de Bellas Artes, Asunciòn, Paraguay. August 2007. The work is part of the permanent collection of the National Museum of Fine Art in Asunciòn.
Di Riflesso curated by Studio Urbana, presented by Domenico Guzzi, with a dedicated text by Ruggero Savinio, Studio Urbana, Roma. February/March 2007.
Dicotomie exhibition space in Furio Camillo Theatre, with a text by Rolando Culluccini. January/February 2004, Rome.
Monadi. Paesaggi della Memoria Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi di Sarro, Rome, presented by Maria Teresa Benedetti, with two dedicated poems by Annalisa Alleva. Junuary/February 2001.
Racconti Minimi presented by Lele Luzzati at "De' Serpenti" art gallery, Rome. January/February 1993.
MOST IMPORTANT COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS
PARADOX.INAUDITE SINCRONIE, curated by Simona Cirelli and Maria Azahara Hernando Ibáñez, Paratissima XII, Torino Esposizioni. November 2016.
MagnetikZone, International Expo curated by Amerigo de Agostini, Antonio Sammartano e Darine Rajhi, Museo Civico di Torre di Ligny, Trapani, July/August 2016.
ZabART, curated by Roberto Cumbo and Laura Mocci, with patronage by Roma Capitale and the Portuguese Embassy to the Holy See. Portuguese Institute of Sant’Antonio in Rome. March 2016.
Palagiocontemporaneo a Studio Urbana a Studio Urbana, curated by Serenella Dodi and Barbara Duran, Studio Urbana, Rome. June 2015.
Euart Panorama Europa Art Spectrum Miami exposed by invitation only, curated by Ilaria Niccolini, Art Basel Miami. December 2014.
Un Seul Grain de Riz International “Small Format” Art Competition, Galerie Metanoia, Paris. December 2014/January 2015.
Un Seul Grain de Riz Graphic Art Competition, Galerie Metanoia, Paris. November 2013.
Palagiocontemporaneo Mostra d’Arte Contemporanea Internazionale, curated by Serenella Dodi, Museo Civici/Gipsoteca Libero Andreotti, Palazzo del Podestà, Pescia (Lucca) April/May 2014.
Accessible Art collective exhibition curated by Michele Van Buren. Via Giulia, Roma. December 2012/January 2013.
Ambientarte (third edition) International Art Festival, curated by Massimo Nicotra, Pinacoteca Comunale, Gaeta. April/May 2012.
AR(T)CEVIA International Art Festival 2011 (personal room), Arcevia, Serra dè Conti, Fabriano. August/October 2011.
Accessible Art curated by Vittoria Recchi and Michele Van Buren. “Animalier&Oltre” art gallery, Via Margutta, Roma. June 2010.
Giostrarte. curated by Pasquale di Loreto and Marco Maiorano, AVATARS GALLERY, Sulmona (AQ). July/August 2008.
La Sicilia Ponte per l'Europa l’Europa Invited by Ornella Fazzina and Renato Miracco (Director of the Italian Institute of Culture in New York), curators of the exhibition. Galleria Regionale, Palazzo Bellomo, ex Monastero del Ritiro di Sicracusa. Catalogue Mazzotta. October 2007. Museo Etnografico Russo di S. Pietroburgo, October 2008.
The works are currently part of the permanent collection at Galleria Regionale di Arte Contemporanea - ex Convento di Santa Caterina - Palazzo Bellomo, Siracusa.
MYTHOS. Miti e archetipi nel mare della conoscenza Participates by invitation. Curated by Renato Miracco, sponsored by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Istituto di Cultura in Athens. Realized with the collaboration of the Antonio Mazzotta Foundation. Catalogue Mazzotta. Athens, Byzantine and Christian Museum, National Modern Art Gallery in Tirana, Eva Goras&Kathleen Lanitis Foundation, Limassol, Cyprus. 2006/2007.
Jornadas europeas del libro infantil y juvenil Invited by the Italian Institute of Culture in Madrid, and exposes her publications curated by the Italian, French, Swiss and German Institutes in collaboration with the Frankfurt Fair and the British Council. During the demonstration Duran teaches illustration seminars for children of school age “Illustrar Racconti Minimi” May 2004.
Il Concerto dell'Arte at the “Officina 14” Art Gallery, Rome, within the review curated by Giorgio Manacorda Poeti. October 2004.
Performance Scatolone Mobil curated by Giuseppe Bersani at the Associazione Raabe, Rome 2004.
Sacrosanto curated by Mary Angela Schroth in collaboration with the Municipal Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art and Sala 1 in Rome. 2001.
Premio Pittura 2001 2001 at the National Academy of San Luca, selectioned by a jury composed of Guido Strazza, Ruggero Savinio and Enrico della Torre.
Bicentenario della nascita di G. Rossini partecipates at collective exhibitions in Pesaro Fiere, “De’ Serpenti” Art Gallery in Rome. Albano Laziale curated by Mariano Apa. 1993/1994.
Mostra Illustratori within the Children’s Book Fair in Bologna and within the Itabaschi Art Museum in Tokyo and other japanese museum, 1991.
New Age curated by Teresa Macrì and Andrea Enrico Rossi at the “Artista Esprit” art gallery, Rome 1990.
Duran has realized two short films: La Danza e Vuelo en reflejo(shot in Super 8 and transformed, during post-production, in dvd format). They have been screened in advance in Rome, Studio Urbana (2007/2008). Duran has realized a medium-length film: Non mi lasciare (2009) with the patronage of Sulmona Cinema, screened in Rome and Sulmona within the exhibition Dimora del tempo.
Duran has realized the video Meduses, part of the personal project and exhibition Passages, 2013. The four works have been screened in occasion of the personal exhibition Πάνταῥεῖ, 2014. Duran also realized the video WHITE, part of the personal project and exhibition WHITE, 2016.
Duran has published with the publishing house Newton Compton, Rome: l'Occhio del faraone (1990) ), with the Emme Editrice, Trieste: La gallina Coda (1994); with the Edup, Rome: I Racconti Minimi (2000) and with the Datanews, Rome: Fiabe Tuareg. 2003.
Duran’s poems have been published within the series Il Cigno, poeti contemporanei, with a foreword by Elio Pecora, Pagine Editore, Rome 2013.
Duran has collaborated as an assistant within the courses of the project MUSEO EN OBRAS. Class of Photographical Shooting Technique for the Art Catalogue by Prof. Corrado De Grazia, insights regarding the Theory and Perception of Colour in Photography and Painting and Material Techniques of the Art Work. Universidad Catolica e Museo Bogarin in Asunciòn, Paraguay. Latin-American Italian Insitute in Rome. 2005/2006/2007.
Duran has collaborated on the multi-media project and theatre play Carthaga by Gaston Troiano, with the video-images of the short film Vuelo en Reflejo, Teatro dei Documenti, Roma. May 2010.
Duran is currently collaborating with the Ateliers Arts&Sens by Barbara Albasio, Paris.