Italian, 20th – 21st century, male.
Born 20 April 1946, in Florence.
Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist, sculptor, draughtsman.
Sandro Chia trained at the Istituto d'Arte and the Accademia di Belle Arte in Florence, gaining his diploma in 1969. He then travelled in Europe and India, spending time in Rome and later in New York. From September 1980 to August 1981 he had a grant enabling him to work at Mönchengladbach in Germany. He lives and works in New York and near Rome....