Howtan Re: exhibitions
"Hell & Paradise" - Gallery Contarte: 18 works on display, all previously purchased by the gallery in two editions.
Achille Bonito Oliva, writes the preface of the catalogue printed in 30,000 copies.
FAO: the UN organization invites Howtan attend a photo shoot designed to produce material for a photo exhibition entitled "Three Worlds".
"Hell & Paradise" - Stella Art Gallery (now Stella Art Foundation)
Before the exhibition, the gallery presents Howtan's works at the Moscow Art Fair (25 - 05/30/2004). On this occasion, Howtan is contacted by the Museum of Contemporary Art in St. Petersburg which wishes to host his works.
"Light on Hell & Paradise" - Virginia Miller Art Space, shots from the exhibition in Rome on light box.
Virginia Miller presents him as a solo artist at the Palm Beach Art Fair 3.
A well-known art collector, Javier Lumbreras (Artemundi & Company Exclusive Art Collections), who has already worked with Christie's and Sothebys, buys 27 works as an investment. Through Lumbreras, the Baas Museum of Art of Miami receives one of Howtan works as a gift for its permanent collection.
What the industry press writes about the artist. In addition to articles on Art in America and Art News in May, NY Art Magazine features him on its cover and includes a long interview with images of his works.
This issue is distributed at the Art Basel Expo, defined by the NY Times as "The Olympics of the world of art" and by Le Monde as "The Best Exhibition in the World" with more than 60,000 visitors and 2,500 artists.
Howtan works on a first photographic project called "GREEN", with a view to exploring the relationship between Man and Nature. At the same time, he begins creating the "GIANT ALPHABET", an installation that explores the
concept of recycling and environmental sustainability.
Howtan creates a series of works made from recycled materials to support the environmentalist ideology and donates 3 of his works to the First National Forum on Waste Recycling and Renewable Energies.
Howtan wins the competition organized the Italian Ministry of Tourism. The installation entitled "UNITED" will be on permanent display at the main entrance of the Department of the Prime Minister.
"Honouring The Women" aims to spread the culture of respect for women. Howtan awards 12 of his works to prominent figures in the national and international business, cultural and scientific sectors, including Andrea Bocelli and Anna La Rosa.
"H3 Howtan Heads Hunter Collections", Italian Institute of Culture.
2014 HowtanSpeca - H3
2015 Patch for Future - Expo Milano 2015
2011 “STAR WIGS” - Italian Institute of Culture - Los Angeles, USA
2012 “STAR WIGS” - Italian Institute of Culture - New York, USA
2012 “RICICLARTE” - Arancera San Sisto - Rome, Italy
2013 "STAR WIGS" ‐ Italian Embassy -‐ Washington, USA