Christmas Exhibition at Galerie Willy Sparerhof Vilpian of two artists from Bolzano
Marcello Bizzarri and Ruth Gamper
Marcello Bizzarri shows painting and ceramics
After his training in art and art history, his encounters with the most famous Italian and international artists, lead him to found the gallery "Il Sole" in 1970. This opens up new avenues and opportunities to the artists and is directed by Marcello Bizzarri until 1995.
Besides, he taught art history at a high school in Bolzano and adventures into pottery painting after the visit of the "Centro Ceramica Montesano" in Todi.
From 1968 to today, there are numerous exhibitions of artists at home and abroad and a number of awards for his works.
Ruth Gamper shows Recycle and ceramics
Ruth Gamper, or the art of recycling. The South Tyrolean artist presents her latest works, where "content becomes waste and their content presumed to waste becomes the actual content." With her constant search over the years she explores new ways, she ventures to uncharted ground and place in the world of recycling the resources for her artistic creation. There are things used in daily life that are interpreted with a new life story for an unusual conversion, in the sign of Lavoisier's quote "Nothing goes by, nothing is created - everything is changing".
R.G. lives and works in Bolzano.
Opening / Friday, Decenmber 6th, 2013 at 8 p.m., open until January 1st, 2014.