The State of North Rhine-Westphalia acquired the impressive art collection of Konrad Fischer and his wife, comprising 250 works by some thirty-five artists, as well as the gallery archive, for the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen at the beginning of 2014. The exhibition catalogue now provides a summary of Konrad Fischer’s significant life’s work.

Piero Manzoni

1933 born in Soncino, Italy
1955 meets memebers of the group Arte Nucleare and Lucio Fontana in Milano and Albisola, Italy
1956 first manifest Per la scoperta di una zona di immagini
1959 founds the Galery Azimut in Milano with Enrico Castellani and publishes the first issue of the magazine ,Azimuth`
1960 spends several weeks in Denmark,Herning
1961 first living sculptures (Sculture viventi)
1963 dies in his studio in Milano

Archive Piero Manzoni

Publications of the artist

Program series