Lucio Fontana

Italian, Argentine born, 1899-1968

8,666 followers

Lucio Fontana

Italian, Argentine born, 1899-1968

8,666 followers

Throughout his prolific career, Lucio Fontana demonstrated a relentless interest in the …

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Throughout his prolific career, Lucio Fontana demonstrated a relentless interest in the relationship between surface and dimensionality. Fontana formulated the theory of Spatialism in a series of manifestos dating from the late 1940s to early 1950s, proposing that matter should be infiltrated by energy in order to …

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High auction record
$29m, Christie's, 2015
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Solo show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 5 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 22 more
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Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 1 more
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Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 4 more
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Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
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