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giovanni anselmo



  • ANSELMO Giovanni
    born 1934 Borgofranco d'Ivrea






    Italian object and concept artist. Self-taught



  • 1967: Exhibited two works as part of an exhibition in the Sperone gallery in Turin.

  • 1965-1968: Constructed a series of untitled, three-dimensional objects representing basic physical concepts such as energy and power.

  • After 1969 focused on more abstract concepts such as infinity and invisibility.

  • 1972 and 1982 participation in documenta 5 and 7 in Kasel.

  • From 1974 installations involving projected images, drawings or granite rocks, as in particolare, a work requiring 20 slide projectors, Anselmo could be said to stand somewhere between Italian Arte Povera and Concept Art.

  • 1992: Received special honours at the Venice Biennale.






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