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Reference

4d43d434

Year

2009

Medium

Paintings , Prints , Multiples

Size

50 x 30 cm
19.69 x 12 in

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  • About the work

silkscreen on polished stainless steel supermirror

NOTES:
Signed and numbered on the back.
Portrait of Michelangelo Pistoletto and Giovanni Sollima

EDITION:
100 copies signed and numbered 1/100 to 100/100 and 5 copies signed and numbered I/V to V/V


About the Artist

1933 , Italy

Michelangelo Pistoletto was born in 1933 in Biella, Italy. He lives and works in Turin, Italy.

He is leading figure in the development of Arte Povera and Conceptual art. Pistoletto is best known for his “mirror paintings” beginning in the 1960s, which first used grounds of metallic paint on canvas before rejecting canvas entirely for polished steel.

Pistoletto’s life-size, photo-silkscreened images of people atop highly reflective surfaces integrate the environment and viewer into the work. In his “minus objects,” sculptures that explore how objects become artworks through the ideas they express, Pistoletto uses “poor” materials as a liberation from the traditional art system, as in his 1967 work Venus of the Rags, a copy of the classical figure set against a mound of old clothes and rags.


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Milan, Via Senato 24

Studio Guastalla Arte Moderna e Contemporanea was established in Milan in 1992. Ettore and Silvia Guastalla focus their research activities mainly on internationally acclaimed Italian artists, with whom they enjoy a direct working relationship, putting on specific exhibitions at their gallery, and promoting and marketing their past works. Apart from the c...

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