Gianni Piacentino
Italian, born 1945
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Gianni Piacentino
Italian, born 1945
134 followers
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2015
GIANNI PIACENTINO,
Fondazione Prada
2014
Gianni Piacentino,
Giacomo Guidi Arte Contemporanea
2011
Calzolari - Piacentino - Zorio,
Galleria de' Foscherari

Gianni Piacentino began constructing angular, metallic sculptures in the 1960s. Although his works …

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Gianni Piacentino began constructing angular, metallic sculptures in the 1960s. Although his works bear a visual affinity to minimalist art, the sculptures are inspired by the artist’s interest in speed and industrial design. Piacentino was originally part of the Arte Povera movement, but he broke from the group in …

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