Bruno Bruni (artist)


Bruno Bruni senior (given birth to 22 November 1935, in Gradara) can be an Italian lithographer, image designer, painter and sculptor. He became commercially effective in the 1970s. In 1977, he received the International Senefeld award for Lithography. He offers since become probably one of the most effective Italian performers in Germany and among Germany’s most widely known lithographers.

Created in Gradara, in the Province of Pesaro and Urbino for the Adriatic Coastline in 1935, the boy of the railway attendant, Bruni started painting while a young son. He was a pupil of [Giuliano Vanghi] [1]; from 1953 to 1959 he went to the Artwork Institute in Pesaro. Then shifted to London, where he became thinking about pop artwork. In 1960, after an display of his just work at London's John Whibley Gallery, and after conference a woman from Hamburg, he transferred there to live with her and enrolled on the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg. He provides lived in the town since and trips his hometown frequently.In the 1970s, Bruno Bruni produced a name for himself being a draftsman, lithographer, painter and sculptor in the international art world. In 1977, he gained the International Senefeld Competition for Lithography. He's influenced mainly by German expressionists like Otto Dix, George Grosz etc. as well as the Italian previous masters . Specifically, he is observed among the few lithographic performers "who color all work straight onto the rock". He's specifically known for his erotic feminine forms. He provides stated, "I cannot color an abstract picture. EASILY had gone combined with the developments I'd have vanished way back when". He resides inside a converted pool, greater than a hundred years older, which acts as apartment, office and gallery. He offers his artwork through his wife's gallery in Hanover and it is reputedly among Germany's top making performers. He's also an enthusiastic prepare of Italian food, and it is a boxing lover and a good friend of previous boxing champ Dariusz Michalczewski, for whom he utilized to prepare for before fits. He in addition has prepared for Gerhard Schröder and offers published a cooking food book along with his preferred quality recipes, memoirs and photos linked to his life.

Selected works

Drawings and paintings

Der gelbe Stern (1961) pencil Kleines Veilchen (1961) pencil and gouache Con bicchiere (1963) pencil on gray paper end (1963) gouache

Graphic art

Manfred (1961) drypoint Donna-fiore (1965) lithography Knospe We (1966) lithography Metamorphosis (1970) lithography in 4 colors Onda (1973) lithography in 3 colors Amanti (1978) lithography in seven colors Shape e fiori (1980) sequence of five lithographies Nicht sehen, nicht reden, nicht hören (1979) lithography in five colours


Der Kuss bronze La sorella bronze Europa mit dem Stier (2001) Carrara marble 'Il Ritorno bronze Candelieri da Pergola (1991) bronze La venere sdraiata (1982)


Volker Huber: Bruno Bruni - Farblithographien. Model Volker Huber, Offenbach am Primary 1989. ISBN 3-921785-44-8 Bruno Bruni - Neue Arbeiten 1977 bis 1982. Athenäum Verlag, Königstein/Ts. 1982. ISBN 3-7610-8196-0 Bruno Bruni: Gaumenfreuden und Kunstgenuss. Meine Artwork zu leben. Walter Hädecke Verlag, Weil der Stadt 2005. ISBN 3-7750-0460-2