Italian, 20th century, male.
Born 5 November 1940, in Genoa.
Painter (mixed media), collage artist, sculptor, draughtsman.
Conceptual Art, Arte Povera.
Paolini lives and works in Turin and Paris. His artistic activity has been an enquiry into the multiple aspects of art. At the beginning of the 1960s, he created presentations of blank canvases, of the reverse side of canvases, supports and frames. Initially restricted to just the geometry of the canvas, his later work tended to include the physical space in which the works are displayed....