Giuseppe Minoretti (1938)
Giuseppe Minoretti was born in 1938 in Crevenna D’Erba near Como and studied painting and sculpture between 1950 and 1960 in Como and Milan. He began exhibiting with the Como Fine Art Association as early as 1957.
In the late 1960s he began experimenting with kinetic sculpture, fascinated by the relationship between line and movement. His first solo show was held at the Il Giorno Gallery in Milan in 1970. From 1985 until 1990 he participated at the Biennale di S. Marino di Lupari, and in 1998 he exhibited at Arte Structura and at the Biennale Internazionale d’Arte Contemporanea in Milan. From 1988 - 1994 his work was shown at the Salon Grands et Jeunes d’Aujourd’hui. Throughout his career his work has featured at numerous galleries in Paris and in Italy. Since 1995 he has been part of MADI Italia and has often shown his work with that of other members of the group. His works are held in public and private collections in Italy, the United States, France, Switzerland, Argentina, Hungary, and at the Mondrian House in Holland.