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Arthur-Luiz Piza

To engrave, for me, it is to tear, cut, tear off a surface which resists.

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Arthur Luiz Piza was born in San Paulo (Brazil) in 1928. At a very young age, he began his studies in art, in painting, as a student of Antonio Gomide. He settled in Paris in 1951. Living in post-war Montparnasse, Piza regularly attended Friedlaender’s engraving workshop, developing his techniques in copper engraving, etching and intaglio. From the time of his arrival in France, the artist . . .

16 work(s) available

Disk III
Ceramic
Eloignement
Etching
Eclat du bleu
Etching
Jardins en oblique
Etching
Disk II
Multiple
Disk I
Multiple
Comète
Etching
Big red sun
Etching
Composition
Aquatint
Black triangle
Etching
Crescendo du noir II
Etching
Cunéiforme bleu
Etching
Striation
Etching
Red stick
Etching
Rupture
Etching
Title unknown
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • « Piza », J. Lacarrière, Cat. d’expo., Galerie La Hune, Paris, 1961
  • « Piza », B. Gheerbrandt, Cat. d’expo., Ljubjana, 1962
  • « Gravureas, Relevos, Objetos » Pietro Maria Bardi, Cat. d’expo, Sao Paulo 1981
  • « A. L. Piza », Jean-Pierre Martin, Gallimard, Paris, 2004
To read from the artist :
  • « Geometria e natureza », Coloque, Lisbonne, 1985
Website :
No website dedicated to the artist.

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Art movements

  • + SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Staël, etc.
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