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head- Marco Balzarro

head

character-marcobalzarro

character

character

character

character

head-marcobalzarro

head

head-marcobalzarro

head

head-marcobalzarro

head

head-wounded warrior

two african heads-profiles

herr fortunello tod-

herr fortunello tod

herr tod-

herr tod

head-1989-90

13.golden brigand-

golden brigand

14.herr tod-

herr tod

head

15.black head with roller-

black head with roller

16.head with roller-

head with roller

black head-front

18.thin head with two rollers-

thin head with two rollers

head with two rollers-left profile

20.head with two rollers-variation-

head with two rollers-variation

21.the same variation-

the same variation

22.the Greath Mother -2000-

the Greath Mother -2000

wooden head

wooden sphinx

african head-1997

26.the same-back-

the same-back

27.back of another african head-

back of another african head

another african head

clowns are here! and show their tongues

clowns are here!
and show their tongues

30.clown called furbetto- 1993-

clown called furbetto- 1993

31.clown called apse-

clown called apse

32.clown called grotesque-

clown called grotesque

clown called the musician-1991-93

the musician-back of the same

clowns called Dioscuri

two monumental heads

37.monumental head called Zig-2012-

monumental head called Zig-2012

38.called zig-2013-

called zig-2013

39.sphinx like-

sphinx like

black sphinx like

41.steel sphinx #1-2013-

steel sphinx #1-2013

42.steel sphinx #2-2013-

steel sphinx #2-2013

43.small sphinx-

small sphinx

44.head with a very small sphere-

head with a very small sphere

portrait of a mathematician

lady macbeth

47.lady macbeth 3-

lady macbeth

48.laic veronica-

laic veronica

49.second laic veronica-

second laic veronica

50.fantolino-new-born-in pink-1997-

fantolino-new-born-in pink-1997

51.fantolino-in red-

fantolino-in red

52.fantolino-in blue-

fantolino-in blue

53.new born called fantolino-sleeping-1997-

new born called fantolino-sleeping-1997

fantolino-sleeping

stone fantolino

scissors-1984-85

other scissors

58.scissors-

scissors

circus

60.double-1982-83-

double-1982-83

circus

62.yellow sundial-1968-69-

yellow sundial-1968-69

63.yellow sundial-

yellow sundial

red sundial-1970

65.schlumberger sundial in progress-

schlumberger sundial in progress

66.schlumberger sundial-

schlumberger sundial

67.flying sneil-1968-69-

flying sneil-1968-69

68.flying sneill second-front-

flying sneill second-front

69.flying snell second-back-

flying snell second-back

flying sneil second

la treccia-plait- 1986-90

72.plait-

plait

73.morbid plait-

morbid plait

delicate plait-1986

75.sensual plait-like a womam-

sensual plait-like a womam

sensual plait-like a woman

77.dark plait-

dark plait

78.buddha's tree -1990-

buddha's tree -1990

79.black big plait-

black big plait

white plait

81.sculptures for female body-to wear-1966-68-

sculptures for female body-to wear-1966-68

model with sculpture for female body

model and sculptures for female body

84.necklace called pinecone-

necklace called pinecone

85.pinecone-

pinecone

necklace called antelope

87.relief called long belt-

relief called long belt

called the big rose

89.the big rose-second-

the big rose-second

90.the big tortoise and the seahorse-1967-68-

the big tortoise and the seahorse-1967-68

91.the seahorse-necklace-1967-

the seahorse-necklace-1967

the last sculpture for female body

93.called the carabineer-1967-68-

called the carabineer-1967-68

94.open letter-1974-

open letter-1974

95.seven up-1974-

seven up-1974

seven up-drawing

97.seven up-drawing-

seven up-drawing

98.seven up-drawing-

seven up-drawing

seven up-drawing

four of spades-first-1974

four of spades- second

102.black beast with breast- sphinx like-1980-

black beast with breast- sphinx like-1980

black beast with ball

red shoe with ball

105.sinking shoe-

sinking shoe

red sinking shoe

107.black beast with breast-

black beast with breast

black beast with breast

cardshavings tamer

(il domatore di trucioli)

cardshavings tamer

(il domatore di trucioli)

109.pas de deux-2013-

pas de deux-2013

110.pas de deux-

pas de deux

the same pas de deux

112.hand shadow play's wood-2013-

hand shadow play's wood-2013

hand shadow play's garden

114.hand shadow play's forest-

hand shadow play's forest

big plant-flowering

117.variations-pale grey tree-2014-15-

variations pale grey tree-2014-15

118.variations-grey tree-

variations-grey tree

119.variations-dark tree-

variations-dark tree

120.variations-tree with moroon-

variations-tree with moroon

dramatic figures-1959

122.two dramatic characters-1959-

two dramatic characters-1959

mother and child #3

124.monsieur formaggini-1959-

monsieur formaggini-1959

head-glass neck-1960

126.lady with long neck-

lady with long neck

tragic figurine -1961

128.crying woman-1961-

crying woman-1961

129.sister of the crying woman-1961-

sister of the crying woman-1961

PÈRE UBU and MÈRE UBU -1961

131.erect man-1961-

erect man-1961

132.figure with thin arms-

figure with thin arms

133.woman with bristly hair-1961-

woman with bristly hair-1961

134.crying woman with outstretched arms-

crying woman with outstretched arms

135.bread figurine-1961-

bread figurine-1961

136.relief-1961-

relief-1961

a lozenge book

138.lozenge book-

lozenge book

139.first page-flesh-

first page-flesh

140.second page-lips-

second page-lips

third page-sorrow

142.fourth page-whitesea-

fourth page-whitesea

143.fifth page-blacksea-

fifth page-blacksea

144.2°manifesto-1957-second page-

2°manifesto-1957-second page

145.2°manifesto-third page-

2°manifesto-third page

2°manifesto-fourth page

2°manifesto-fifth page

2°manifesto-seventh page

149.the green fruit-

the green fruit

the green fruit-two boxes

il libro dei preti, 1961- 62
(the book of priests)

collaboration with
luisa gardini
anna paparatti
gabriele stocchi

il libro dei preti, 1961- 62
(the book of priests)

collaboration with
luisa gardini
anna paparatti
gabriele stocchi

152.first copy-1961-

first copy-1961

153.second copy-front-1961-62-

second copy-front-1961-62

154.second copy-back-

second copy-back

155.the last copy-renewed in 1990-jpg

the last copy-renewed in 1990

156.the same-open

the same-open

157.book with plaster ball-1964-

book with plaster ball-1964

158.box of glasses-1964-

box of glasses-1964

159.box of drawings #163-

box of drawings #163

160.box of drawings #169-

box of drawings #169

161.the same box #169-

the same box #169

162.box173-2004-2005

box #173-2004-2005

163.box #174-

box #174

164.box#175-2006-2007-. jpg

box #175-2006-2007

165.box #177-2009-2011-jpg

box #177-2009-2011

166.head-

head

167.head-

head

tree

169.two trees-jpg

two trees

170.head-

head

171.head-

head

172.head-

head

head

girl

175.head-

head

head

head

178.head-jpg

head

178a-marco-balzarro

the same-front

180.the same-trequarti-

the same-trequarti

colossal head

variations-head

variations-head

variations-head

variations-head

186.variations-head-

variations-head

187.kind head-

kind head

colossal head

189.head-

head

head

head

192.head arch-

head arch

head

head

195.head-variation 1-

head-variation 1

196.head-variation 2-jpg

head-variation 2

197.head-

head

pink head

199.girl-

girl

head

tree

202.head- marco-balzarro

head

the tree of knowledge-1957

the tree of knowledge

the tree of knowledge

206.the same- copia

the same

207.tree-

tree

tree

steel tree

210.hairy hour-

hairy hour

marco balzarro-DINANZI ALLA LEGGE-1970

Born on April 27, 1932, in Milan. Since 1940 in Rome, with his family. Liceo classico Visconti. During this period: painting, sculpture, some exhibition. Then Accademia di Belle Arti, Toti Scialoja as Maestro: diploma with full marks and honourable mention, 1956. Collaboration to many professional short movies. Art books design. Experimental form of theatre and happenings together with Pino Pascali. A lot of “libri oggetto” ( books of artist), very often exhibited, and other kinds of books printed for the author (few copies). Since 1965 he devoted himself to sculpture. Collaborations with a group of young artists: someone of them became very well known, as Jannis Kounellis. Voyages to visit museums, art galleries and the most important exhibitions; or to watch performances; or to attend lectures on advanced theatre and modern art. Long stays in Paris, Philadelphia and New York: fellowships. He had the opportunity to meet many of the great Masters of the modern art. He spends all his money to buy books, particularly books on modern art. (“Your greed!”, Gianna said.) For a long period his studio was in Rome, but in the last few years he lives in Perugia, againt his wish. Wife: Aloysia.

Some of his works were exhibited in the following cities or towns:
Roma, New York (Finch College Museum e MoMA), Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania), Bruxelles (Palais des Beaux Arts), Hamburg (Kunstverein), Rotterdam (Museum Boymans Van Beuningen), München, Tokyo (Istituto italiano di Cultura), Freiburg im Breisgau, Recife, Torino (Museo Civico d’Arte Moderna), Venezia (Biennale etc.), Milano, Genova, Palermo (Biblioteca Centrale della Regione Siciliana), Cagliari, Firenze (Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Casermetta del Belvedere), Senigallia (Rocca Roveresca), Caorle (nuovi materiali, nuove tecniche), Riolo Terme (le arti in carta, ex Chiesa San Giovanni Battista), Bassano del Grappa, Viterbo (palazzo Chigi), Pistoia (Biblioteca San Giorgio), Rovereto (MART), Spello (Villa Fidelia), etc.

(Most of the photos are by the artist)

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