Lucio Fontana - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Lucio Fontana

Place: Rosario

Born: 1899

Death: 1968

Nationality: Argentina


Lucio Fontana (19 February 1899 – 7 September 1968) was an Italian painter, sculptor and theorist of Argentine birth. He was mostly known as the founder of Spatialism and his ties to Arte Povera. Born in Rosario, province of Santa Fe, Argentina of Italian parents, he is the son of Luigi Fontana. Fontana spent the first years of his life in Italy an...