Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Piero Manzoni  (1933 - 1963)

About: Piero Manzoni
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: Piero Manzoni
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
 

Wanted ads

Auctions upcoming for him*

 
 

Dealers

Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: Italy      Known for: conceptual painting and sculpture

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription
BIOGRAPHY for Piero Manzoni
Facts/Data
Birth
1933 (Soncino, Italy)
 
Death
1963 (Milan, Italy)

Lived/Active
Italy

   Share an Image of the Artist

Often Known For
conceptual painting and sculpture

Discussion Board
Would you like to discuss this artist?
AskART Discussion Boards
(0 Active)

Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

Piero Manzoni was born on 13 July 1933 in Soncino (a village in the Po Valley in the province of Cremona). He grew up in Milan, spending his summer holidays at Albisola Capo, a seaside resort on the Liguria Riviera, where he and his parents used to meet Lucio Fontana, the founder of the Spatialism avant-garde movement.

Piero Manzoni made his debut in 1956 at the "Fiera Mercato" in the Castello Sforzesco of Soncino. The next year he took part in the exposition "Movimento Arte Nucleare" at (showing 500 of 3278 characters).



Subscriber Members, please Log On for artist biographies and for all services.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

This artist's biography is accessible freely to anyone every Friday.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists