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Enrico Castellani

 (born 1930)
Enrico Castellani is active/lives in Italy, Belgium.  Enrico Castellani is known for monochromatic, geometric design painting.

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Enrico Castellani


Enrico Castellani studied painting and sculpture at the Académie des Beaux-Arts and architecture at the École Nationale Supérieure in Belgium until 1956.  In 1957 Enrico Castellani returned to Italy, where he became acquainted with Italian avant-garde artists Piero Manzoni, Lucio Fontana, Vincenzo Agnetti and Agostino Bonalumi in Milan and came into contact with Yves Klein and the group of German artists known as "ZERO".

In 1957-58 the legendary "ZERO" evening exhibitions of work by Heinz Mack, Otto Piene and Günther Uecker were held in Düsseldorf, and these were to be so influential in Italy as well.

In 1958 Enrico Castellani joined the "Movimento Arte Nucleare" group to which Manzoni, Fontana, Picabia and Bonalumi als  ...  Displaying 750 of 2117 characters.



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About  Enrico Castellani

Born:  1930 - Castelmassa, Italy
Known for:  monochromatic, geometric design painting