Melotti Fausto





Born in 1901 in Rovereto, Italy, Melotti first studied mathematics and physics before graduating with a doctorate in electro-technical engineering in 1920 Soon after, he became interested in art and architecture In 1928, Melotti settled in Milan to take classes at the Brera Academy which specialized in sculpture

Melotti had his first exhibition at the Galleria del Milione in Milan in 1935 Rejecting the traditional sculptural emphasis on volume and form, these sculptures were abstract works in white plaster or thin metal They are de-materialized, penetrable sculptures that incorporate the empty space that passes through them


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