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Gio Pomodoro

 (1930 - 2002)
Gio Pomodoro was active/lived in Italy.  Gio Pomodoro is known for painting and sculpture, jewelry making, assemblage.

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Gio Pomodoro


Gio Pomodoro was born in Orciano di Pesaro, Italy, the younger brother of the sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro.

He studied at the Technical Institute in Pesaro until 1951.  He began in 1952-3, like his brother, to make gold and silver jewelry with graphic signs related to action painting; also to make automatic drawings and assemblages* in iron and stone.

His first one-man exhibition was at the Galleria Numero, Florence, 1954.  He moved in 1954 to Milan, where he was active in the group linked to French tachisme*; co-signatory with Baj, Dangelo, Manzoni and others of the manifesto The End of Style 1957.

He and his brother exhibited as jewelers at the 1956 Venice Biennale*. In 1957 he made assemblage sculptures out of  ...  Displaying 750 of 2255 characters.



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About  Gio Pomodoro

Born:  1930 - Orciano di Pesaro, Italy
Died:   2002 - Milan, Italy
Known for:  painting and sculpture, jewelry making, assemblage