PENONE Giuseppe

Garessio (CN), 1947

  • FD087

    Working on Trees - Maritime Alps, 1968, Six photographs in black and white, 63.2 x 48.5 cm
  • FD088

    Withholding Seventeen Years of Growth, 1968-1985, Ash tree trunk, worked over time, diam. 25 cm / h. 5 m
  • FD658

    In limine, 2011, Carrara marble, bronze, lime wood, ivy, 133,4 x 85 x 54 cm

FD087

Working on Trees - Maritime Alps, 1968

FD088

Withholding Seventeen Years of Growth, 1968-1985

FD658

In limine, 2011

Biography

He debuted in 1968 with actions performed directly in nature and documented in photographs. A member of the Arte Povera group. His work concentrates on the cognitive and emotional relationship between man and nature, mediated by the body and by the physical and biological processes of matter. Spontaneous creative and natural processes come together in Alberi, Soffi, and Gesti vegetali. He has exhibited widely in Italy and abroad.

Board of Directors

Piergiorgio Re (Chairman)
Diego Novelli (Vice-chairman)
Fiorenzo Alfieri
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Giovanni Cordero 
Paolo Emilio Ferreri 
Enrico Filippi 
Emanuela Gambetta
Gian Paolo Zanetta

Auditors

Cesare Ferrero
Aldo Milanese
Anna Tornoni


Secretary

Lorenzo Ferreri


CULTURAL ACTIVITY

Marina Paglieri

Artistic Commission

Fiorenzo Alfieri
Giovanni Cordero
Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Giuseppe Luigi Marini
Francesco Poli

ADDRESS

Via Magenta n. 31
10128 Torino

TELEPHONE/FAX

011 542491

MAIL

fdf@fondazionedefornaris.org

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