biography of Agenore FABBRI (1911-1998)

Personal data


Birth : 05/20/1911 - Pistoia PT Tuscany, Italy
Death : 11/07/1998 - Savona, Italy
Sex : M

Address

Rome Lazio, Italy

Agenore FABBRI  [ 1911-1998 ]

Professional data


Prizes

1973

Médaille d’Or – Triennale Di Milano
Awarded by : Il Presidente della Triennale : Remo Brindisi & Il presidente della giuria internazionale : arch. Luigi Caccia Dominioni – Milan MI, Italy

1958

16/09/1958 : Concours de Présentations individuelles – Médaille d’Argent
Exposition Universelle et Internationale de Bruxelles
Awarding body : Commission général du gouvernement et Ministère des affaires économiques – Brussels, Belgium

1956

09/07/1956 : Prix Les Chefs-d’oeuvre de la Céramique sculpturale
Les Chefs-d’oeuvre de la Céramique Moderne
Awarding body : Académie Internationale de la Céramique – Cannes, France


Trips

1965 : Ex-USSR

1960 : United States

1956 : China (Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Hong Kong)


Affiliated to an association

1965 – 1998 : Academia Nazionale di San Luca (function: president 1998) – Rome, Italy

Work


Artistic periods

1980-1998 : Abstract & Art Informel (Basic Painting)
1953-1967 : Art Informel (Sculpture & Painting)
1930-1998 : Expressionisme (Sculpture)

Movements and styles

Expressionism
Art Informel

Signatures, monograms, symbols

Agenore FABBRI  [ 1911-1998 ] Agenore FABBRI  [ 1911-1998 ] Agenore FABBRI  [ 1911-1998 ]

Works

Giardino Incantato
Date of creation : 1990
Medium : Acrylic/canvas
Size : 90 x 70 cm
Giardino Incantato
 
Rotture I
Date of creation : 1960
Medium : Oil/wood
Size : 112 x 61 cm
Rotture I
 
Lacerazione N° 1 or Ferita
Date of creation : 1960
Medium : Bronze
Technical data : painted bronze
Size : 73 x 62 x 8 cm
Lacerazione N° 1 or Ferita
 
Cane Atomizzato
Date of creation : 1957
Medium : Bronze
Size : 70 x 50 cm
Cane Atomizzato
 
Rissa di uomini or Lotta
Date of creation : 1951
Medium : Ceramic
Technical data : Céramique polychrome
Size : 49 x 70 cm
Rissa di uomini or Lotta
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2015

Agenore Fabbri – Dipinti e Sculture (1957-1965)
Open Art Gallery – Prato PO, Italy
09/26/2015 – 11/21/2015

2011

Agenore Fabbri – (1911-2011)
Museo della Permanente – Milan MI, Italy
05/06/2011 – 06/12/2011

1988

Agenore Fabbri – Plastic und Malerei (1949-1986)
Museum Ludwig – Cologne, Germany
05/31/1988 – 07/31/1988

1983 / 1984

Agenore Fabbri – Skulpture / Zeichnungen
Wilhelm-Lembruck Museum – Duisburg, Germany
11/16/1983 – 01/01/1984

1972

Agenore Fabbri
Musée Galliera – Paris, France
03/23/1972 – 04/13/1972

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Group exhibitions

2016

La Ceramica Prende Forma
State Tretyakov Project Gallery – Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION
2016 – 10/27/2016

La Ceramica Prende Forma
M&L Gallery – London, United Kingdom
2016 – 05/26/2016

La Ceramica Prende Forma
KmO Gallery – Innsbruck, Austria
2016 – 01/21/2016

2015

La Ceramica Prende Forma
Montrasio Arte Gallery – Milan MI, Italy
09/25/2015 – 10/30/2015

2008

Rome – Open Painting – The Material Picture in Italy of the 1950s and 1960s
ZKM – Museum of Contemporary Art – Karlsruhe, Germany
04/05/2008 – 08/24/2008

1990

Milano – Espressionismo Lirico 1929-1936
Philippe Daverio Galerie – Beijing, China
1990-03 – 1990-04

1970

Eleven Italian Sculptors
Circle Gallery – London, United Kingdom
04/07/1970 – 05/09/1970

1956

6 Italian Artists in Beijing
Fine Arts union of Beijing – Beijing, China
06/03/1956

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Agenore Fabbri – die Informelle Phase
Autor: Ingo Bartsch & Dieter Ronte
Editor: Edizioni Gabriele Mazzota – Milan MI, Italy
ISBN : 88-202-1381-8


Catalogues raisonnés

2011

Agenore Fabbri – Catalogue Raisonné Volume II: Sculpture & Peinture
Editor: Silvana Editoriale
Autor: Renato Barilli & Volker Feierabend
2011
ISBN 978-8836620586/ISBN 978-8836620593


Periodicals

1992

Augenfolter
In: Frankfurter Allgemeine
Frankfurt, Germany
11/04/1992

1983

Agenore Fabbri : Giardini Pubblici
In: Panorama
Milan MI, Italy
05/09/1983

1972

Fabbri
In: Opus International
Paris, France
1972-04

1960

An Italian Sculptor – Recent Bronzes by Agenore Fabbri on view at the Contemporaries
IN: The New York Times
New York NY, United States
01/31/1960

Legals