Alighiero Boetti

Italian, 1940-1994

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Alighiero Boetti

Italian, 1940-1994

1,540 followers
High auction record
£2m, Christie's, 2014
High auction record
£2m, Christie's, 2014
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2017
Alighiero Boetti: Works on paper 1967-1983,
Ben Brown Fine Arts
2016
Drawing Dialogues: Selections from the Sol LeWitt Collection,
Drawing Center
2015
Glenn Ligon: Encounters and Collisions,
Tate Liverpool

Conceptual artist Alighiero e Boetti was associated with the Arte Povera movement. Heavily …

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Conceptual artist Alighiero e Boetti was associated with the Arte Povera movement. Heavily influenced by his travels to Afghanistan, in his "Mappa" series (1971-92), Boetti directed Afghan craftswomen to embroider maps with geopolitical entities represented by their flags. His 1993 work Alternating 1 to 100 …

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