arte povera, michelangelo pistoletto and germano celant

We had dinner with Michelangelo and Maria Pistoletto and Germano Celant (critic, art historian and senior curator for the Guggenheim Museum, New York and Fondazione Prada)

Germano Celant is credited with the invention of the term,  “Arte Povera” in 1968, a new art movement of Italian artists which had great success internationally and included the artists; Boetti, Merz, Zorio, Pistoletto, Penone, Fabro, Kounellis, Pascali. The movement was also theorised by Celant in numerous exhibitions and publications.

We ate together outside and talked into the night…

Dinner in the Cittadellarte Courtyard

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