Sally Rosen 20th Century Collections

Gaetano Pesce

(Italian, born 1939)

gaetano pesce blue, orange, and black bookcase/screen comprised of 5 rotating panels that turn into shelves held by decorative pins; frame of cast metal by bernini carate brianza; serie "luigi o arnate voi" by gaetano pesce

Gaetano Pesce

Gaetano Pesce blue, orange, and black bookcase/screen comprised of 5 rotating panels that turn into shelves held by decorative pins; frame of cast metal by Bernini Carate Brianza; Serie "Luigi O Arnate Voi", ca. 1982

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gaetano pesce gel resin and metal yellow and blue lamp on feet by gaetano pesce

Gaetano Pesce

Gaetano Pesce gel resin and metal yellow and blue lamp on feet, ca. 1980

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Biography

Timeline

1939
Bor: La Spezia, Italy
1965
Graduated, Architecture and Industrial Design, University of Venice, Venice, Italy
1993
Chrysler Design Award
1995
Interior Design Magazine Award for his collapsible chair / umbrella
2005
Design Excellence Award of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
2006
Designer of the Year for the German magazine "A&W Architektur und Wohnen”

Exhibitions

2010
Pictures & Furniture Vernissage, Avant Gallery, Miami, FL
1997
Architecture et Industrie, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Retrospective, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (solo)
Is the future now?, Gaetano Pesce : Material Explorations, Material Connexion Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988
Modern Times Again, Steelcase Design Partnership, New York, NY
Gaetano Pesce: Drawings, Models, Prototypes, Max Protetch Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1975
La future est peut-etre passè?, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Louvre Museum, Paris, France
1972
Italy: The New Domestic Landscape, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Public Collections

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Montreal, QC, Canada
Museo d’Arte Moderna, Turin, Italy