Arte Povera
Arte Povera (literally poor art) is a modern art movement. The Arte Povera movement was during 1967-1972 and took place in cities throughout Italy: Turin, Milan, Rome, Genoa, Venice, Naples and Bologn...
Pino Pascali
Pino Pascali (19 October 1935 – 11 September 1968) was an Italian artist, sculptor, set designer and performer.
Pino Pascali was born in Bari, Italy in 1935 and moved to Rome in 1955 to learn scen...
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Marisa Merz
Marisa Merz (born 1926) is an Italian sculptor, widow of artist Mario Merz. She now lives in Turin.
Marisa Merz was born in Turin, Italy in 1926. In the 1950s she met Mario Merz who was studying t...
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Jannis Kounellis
Jannis Kounellis (Greek: Γιάννης Κουνέλλης; born 23 March 1936) is a Greek contemporary artist based in Rome. He studied in art college in Athens until 1956 and at the Accademia di Belle Arti in R...
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Alighiero Boetti
Alighiero Fabrizio Boetti known as Alighiero e Boetti (December 16, 1940 – February 24, 1994) was an Italian conceptual artist, considered to be a member of the art movement Arte Povera.He is most fam...
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Luciano Fabro
Luciano Fabro (November 20, 1936 – June 22, 2007) was an Italian sculptor, conceptual artist and writer associated with the Arte Povera movement.
Fabro was born in Turin, and he moved to Udine, in...
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Gilberto Zorio
Gilberto Zorio (born 1944) is an Italian artist associated with the Italian Arte Povera movement. Zorio's artwork shows his fascination with natural processes, alchemical transformation, and the relea...
Marinus Boezem
Marinus Lambertus van den Boezem (Leerdam, 28 January 1934) is a Dutch artist.He is known for his radical view of art and his works in public space. Together with Wim T. Schippers, Ger van Elk and Jan...
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Giulio Paolini
Giulio Paolini (born 5 November 1940) is an Italian artist associated with both Arte Povera and Conceptual Art.
Paolini was born in Genoa. After a childhood spent in Bergamo, he moved with his fam...
Michelangelo Pistoletto
Michelangelo Pistoletto (born 25 June 1933) is an Italian painter, action and object artist, and art theorist. Pistoletto is acknowledged as one of the main representatives of the Italian Arte Povera....
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Giuseppe Penone
Giuseppe Penone (born 3 April 1947) is an Italian artist. Penone started working professionally in 1968 in the Garessio forest, near where he was born. He is the younger member of the Italian movement...
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Mario Merz
Mario Merz (1 January 1925 – 9 November 2003) was an Italian artist, and husband of Marisa Merz.
Born in Milano, Merz started drawing during World War II, when he was imprisoned for his acti...