Antonio Ciccone was born in 1939 in San Giovanni
Antonio Ciccone in his studio: 1987 photo Balatri
In 1954, with the help of Padre Pio da Pietrelcina, he went to Florence
to study art in the studios of Pietro Annigoni and Nerina Simi and at the
Scuola Libera del Nudo at the Fine Arts Academy.
From 1963 to 1980 he lived between Italy and the United States exhibiting
and taking portrait commissions. He has had more than 100 one-man shows
throughout the United States and Europe and his works are included in both
museums and private collections.
The artist has done extensive fresco work including the Nativity
done in 1987 in Ponte Buggianese, Pistoia.
Among numerous awards, he is the recipient of the
1970 Val Arbogast Memorial Prize (Parrish Art Museum, N.Y.)
1st Prize , 1972, Prima Biennale Internazionale d’Arte
Sacra, Convento dei Cappuccini, S. Giovanni Rotondo
1992 Premio Firenze/Europa.
Cercando Padre Pio, his fifth book, follows
Ciccone lives and works in Florence, Italy, where he maintains his studio
on Via de’ Serragli.
FORTUNA, Alberto Maria, Antonio Ciccone - Vita di Pittore, Florence,
Tipografia Latini, 1991
CICCONE, Antonio, Composizione 1992-1993, Florence, Tipografia Latini,
CICCONE, Antonio, Gatti/Cats, Florence, Tipografia Latini, 1995
CICCONE, Antonio, Nello Studio/ In the Studio, Florence, Tipografia
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Via dè Serragli, 20
50124 Firenze - Italy
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(last update: 8 july1997)
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