Piero Dorazio  (Italian, 1927-2005) 

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Piero Dorazio, Jeu flamand aussi

 

Piero Dorazio
Jeu flamand aussi
1964

Matteo Lampertico - Arte Antica e Moderna
Piero Dorazio, Sospensioni Colorate

 

Piero Dorazio
Sospensioni Colorate
1955

Galleria Open Art
Piero Dorazio, Triglifi

 

Piero Dorazio
Triglifi
Art 45 ltd
Piero Dorazio, Composizione

 

Piero Dorazio
Composizione
Art 45 ltd
Piero Dorazio, Serigraphie, aus Portfolio "Kinderstern"

 

Piero Dorazio
Serigraphie, aus Portfolio "Kinderstern"
1989

Edition Domberger
Piero Dorazio, Attack

 

Piero Dorazio
Attack
1999

Galerie Thomas
Piero Dorazio, Irish

 

Piero Dorazio
Irish
1998

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Piero Dorazio, Series Wig-Wam

 

Piero Dorazio
Series Wig-Wam, 1991
color serigraph and paper collage on cardboard

 

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Piero Dorazio, Series Wig-Wam

 

Piero Dorazio
Series Wig-Wam, 1991
color serigraph and paper collage on cardboard

 

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Piero Dorazio, Series Wig-Wam

 

Piero Dorazio
Series Wig-Wam, 1991
color serigraph and paper collage on cardboard

 

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1927   Born: Rome, Italy
1947 - 1948   Co-founded Forma 1, the first group of Italian abstract artists
Awarded a scholarship by the French government to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France
1950   Co-founded the influential cooperative gallery “Age d’Or” in Rome and Florence, Italy
1945 - 1951   Studied architecture at the Università degli Studi, Rome, Italy
1953   Traveled to the United States where he met Rothko, Motherwell, Kline and Clement Greenberg
1955   Published the first book on international Modern art to appear in Italy: "La Fantasia Dell-Arte Nella Vita Moderna".
1963   Co-founded the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania, PA
1968   Invited for a residency at the Deutsche Akademische Austauschdienst in Berlin, Germany
1960 - 1969   Taught at the Graduate School of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, PA
1970   Moved to Prima Porta, near Rome, Italy
1971   Visited Greece, Africa and the Middle East. These trips were particularly influential on his work.
1985 - 1986   Awarded a prize of the Accademia Nazionale di San Luca, Roma, Italy
2005   Died: Perugia, Italy
2004   "Piero Dorazio: Retrospective", Semir Zeki, London, UK; Casa Rusca, Locarno, Switzerland (solo)
2003   "Piero Dorazio", Institut Valencià d'Art Modern (IVAM), Valencia, Spain (solo)
2002   "Piero Dorazio : Watercolors and Drawings 1957 - 1962", Achim Moeller Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2000   "Piero Dorazio : Paintings of the Fifties", Achim Moeller Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
1999   "Piero Dorazio, Arbeiten auf Papier den jähre 1959 bis 1998", Stolz, Berlin, Germany (solo)
1998   "Grazie Piero, Opere degli Anni '60 di Piero Dorazio", Galleria Lorenzelli, Milan, Italy (solo)
1997   "Dorazio, Rosso-Verde-Bleu & O.", Galleria Di Summa, Rome, Italy (solo)
1996   Galerie Biedermann, Munich, Germany
Calcografia Nazionale, Rome, Italy (solo)
1994   "Anthological Exhibition 1946-1993", Municipal Gallery, Athens, Greece (solo)
1993   "L'Oeuvre au Pluriel", Artcurial, Paris, France (solo)
1992   "La Fantasia dell'Arte nella vita moderna", Galleria Pananti, Florence, Italy (solo)
1991   "Opere su carta", Galleria Il Segno, Rome, Italy (solo)
1990   "100 Lavori su carta 1946-1989", Galleria Kodama, Osaka, Japan (solo)
"Mostra antologica 1946-1989", Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble, France (solo)
"Opere su carta", Galleria Il Ponte, Rome, Italy (solo)
1989   "Bilder 1982-1989", Galerie Karin Fesel, Dusseldorf, Germany (solo)
1988   Galerie Biedermann Munich, Germany
1987   "Piero Dorazio: Paintings, Watercolors and Graphics", Aras Gallery, Ravensburg, Germany (solo)
Galleria Lorenzelli, Milan, Italy (solo)
1985 - 1986   "Piero Dorazio: Drawings and Watercolors", Achim Moeller Fine Art, New York, NY
Gallery Face, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1985   Takanawa Art Gallery Seibu, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1984   Arco Foire Internationale d'Art Contemporain de Madrid, Madrid, Spain (solo)
Galleria Mara Coccia, Rome, Italy (solo)
1980 - 1983   "Piero Dorazio: Retrospective", Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (traveled to Dartmouth College, Hanover; NH; Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL; The Chrystler Museum, Norfolk, VA; Dayton, OH and Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL (solo)
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy (solo)
1982   Galleria Il Ponte, Rome, Italy (solo)
Galleria Abba, Arte Contemporanea, Brescia, Italy (solo)
1981   Galerie Biedermann Munich, Germany
André Emmenich Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
"Carte e Colori", Galleria Lorenzelli, Milan, Italy (solo)
1980   F.I.A.C., Petit Palais, Paris, France (solo)
The Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA (solo)
1979   "Piero Dorazio: Retrospective, 1947-1978", Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France (solo)
André Emmenich Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Albnight-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (solo)
Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY (solo)
1978   Galleria Editalia, Rome, Italy (solo)
Galerie Kornfeld, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
1977   Galerie Biedermann, Munich, Germany
André Emmenich Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1976   André Emeriti Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Parametro Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Italy (solo)
1975   Galleria dell'Ariete, maggio, Milan, Italy (solo)
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Italy (solo)
1974   Galerie Biedermann, Munich, Germany
Studio Marconi, Milan, Italy (solo)
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Italy (solo)
1973   Marlborough Fine Art Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Galleria San Gallo, Florence, Italy (solo)
Galleria Godel, Rome, Italy (solo)
Marlborough-Godard Gallery, Montreal, Canada (solo)
Marlborough-Godard Gallery, Toronto, Canada (solo)
1972   Galleria il Salotto, Genoa, Italy (solo)
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Italy (solo)
Galleria dell 'Ariete, Milan (solo)
Galleria La Nuova Città, Brescia, Italy (solo)
1971   Galleria d'Arte Peccolo, Leghorn, Italy (solo)
Grafica Romero, Rome, Italy (solo)
Galleria Quattro Venti, Palermo, Italy (solo)
Galleria Studio La Città, Verona, Italy (solo)
1970   Grafica Romero, Rome, Italy (solo)
Galleria Martano/Due, Turin, Italy (solo)
Galleria li Segnapassi, Pesaro, Italy (solo)
Muzej Savremene Umetnosti, Belgrade, Serbia (solo)
Galleria il Centro, Napoli, Italy (solo)
1969   Manlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany (solo)
New Gallery, Bennington College, VT (solo)
Galleria Arte Studio, Macerata, Italy (solo)
Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium (solo)
Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan, Italy (solo)
Galleria Boni-Schubert, Lugano, Switzerland (solo)
Galleria La Bussola, Bari, Italy (solo)
1966   Galleria Arte Oggi, Pescara, Italy (solo)
Galleria del Deposito, Genoa, Italy (solo)
Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan, Italy (solo)
Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
Galleria Zen, Brescia, Italy (solo)
" VI Biennale d'Arte Repubblica di San Marino", Palazzo dei Congressi, San Marino, Italy (solo)
Makler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1965   "The Responsive Eye", Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (solo)
Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan, Italy (solo)
Galleria il Punto, Turin, Italy (solo)
1964   Galleria Il Segno, Rome, Italy (solo)
Marlborough Galleria d'Arte, Rome, Italy (solo)
1963   Museo de Arte Moderno, San Paolo, Brazil (solo)
Galeria Relevo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (solo)
1962   Galerie Muller, Stuttgart, Germany (solo)
Galleria Quadrante, Florence, Italy (solo)
Galleria dell'Ariete, Milan, Italy (solo)
Studio F, Ulm, Germany (solo)
Galerie Suzanne Bollag, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
Galerie Rottloff, Karlsruhe, Germany (solo)
1961   Howard Wise Gallery, Cleveland, OH (solo)
Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
Galerie Ad Libitum, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)
Galerie Nacht St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria (solo)
1960   XXX Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy (solo)
1959   Galerie Springer, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Galerie Hella Nebelung, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
Galerie Seide, Hannover, Germany (solo)
1957   La Tartaruga, Rome, Italy (solo)
1956   Galleria La Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy (solo)
1955   Galleria Apollinaire, Milan, Italy (solo)
Galleria d'Arte del Cavallino, Venice, Italy (solo)
1954   Rose Fried Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1953   Wittenborn One-Wall Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
  Selected Public Collections:
  Archivio Centrale dello Stato, Rome, Italy
Civico Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Collezione Civica d'Arte Moderna, Florence, Italy
Collection Peggy Guggenheim, Venice, Italy
Galleria Comunale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy
Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
Museo Civico, Turin, Italy
Collezione d'Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Museum of Contemporary Arts, Chicago, IL
Museum of Modem Art, New York, NY
Staatliche Museum Kassel, Kassel, Germany
Kunstmuseum, Düsseldorf, Germany
Musée de Grenoble, Grenoble, France
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Stedeliik Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Kunsthaus, Zurich, Switzerland
2004    Papenberg-Weber, Annette. Piero Dorazio (Exh. Cat.). Locarno, Switzerland: Pinacoteca comunale Casa Rusca, 2004
2003    Papenberg-Weber, Annette. Piero Dorazio: La Formazione Artistica. Milan, Italy: Skira, 2003
Barañano, Kosme de. Dorazio : Institut Valencià d'Art Modern (Exh. Cat.). Valencia, Spain: Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, 2003
2001    Vernizzi, Nathalie. Dorazio Jazz (Exh. Cat.). Bolzano, Italy: MUSEION Museo d’Arte Moderna, 2001
2000    Cortenova G. , Ballesi P., Bossaglia R., Crispoliti E. and W. Tulli. Dorazio, AAVV (Exh. Cat.). Milan, Italy: Electa, 2000
1998    Vernizzi, Nathalie. Piero Dorazio. Gli anni Sessanta (Exh. Cat.). Milan, Italy, 1998
1995    Kunn, Annette. Piero Dorazio. Bonn, Germany: Edition der Verlage Weltkunst und Bruckmann, 1995
1979    Fry, Edward F. Piero Dorazio, a retrospective (Exh. Cat.). Buffalo, NY: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1979
1955    Dorazio, Pedro. La Fantasia dell’Arte nella Vita Moderna. Roma, Italy: Polveroni e Quinti, 1955