Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Emilio BARACCO Italy

“Metaphysic landscape” (Paesaggio metafisico) IV/XII

2011
etching
35 cm × 70 cm




Nominators
河内成幸 / Seiko KAWACHI

Comment
エミリオ氏は、現在65才でイタリアのパドウ゛ァ(Padova)出身の彫刻家です。ベニス美術学校を卒業後、プロとして彫刻の表現活動を続けています。彫刻のコンペで受賞された35年程前からは版画制作も開始をし、自らの彫刻作品のイメージと相まって銅版画のカラーアクアチントの作品は、世界的にも知名度のある作家です。

Emilio is a 65-year old sculptor from Padua, Italy who has had a productive professional career after graduating from the Academy of Arts in Venice. He won an award in a printmaking competition 35 years ago and since then has been working on printmaking. His colour aquatint copperplate works, together with his characteristic sculptures, have a powerful presence.

 

Born in 1946

EXHIBITION
2012 Padova : “Armonica-mente” Civic Gallery
2012 Paris : “Between sign andd Form” AUP Fine Art Gallery

AWARDS
1999 Albignasego (Padova): 6th Biennale dell’Acquerello, 2nd award
1988 Arzignano (Vicenza): 2nd Biennale Triveneta “Città di Arzignano”, 2nd award
1977 Forlì: 5th Rassegna della Grafica Italiana, I° award