Michelangelo Pistoletto is a major figure of contemporary art. He began to exhibit his work in 1955 and in 1960 he had his first solo show at Galleria Galatea in Turin. An inquiry into self-portraiture characterizes his early work. In the two-year period 1961-1962 made the first Mirror Paintings…
Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto was instituted in 1998 as a concrete action of the Progetto Arte Manifesto where the artist Michelangelo Pistoletto proposed a new role for the artist: that of placing art in direct interaction with all the areas of human activity which form society.
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Luigi Coppola is an Italian artist that works primarily in performance art. His artistic research is concentrated on the relational dynamics, stressing the conceptual aspects of order in the social mechanisms. His artistic practice comes from a combination of various educational and professional experiences….