Swiss, 20th – 21st century, male.
Active since 1978 active in Germany.
Born 1951, in Lucerne.
Painter (gouache/mixed media), performance artist. Figures, nudes.
Body Art, New Fauves.
Luciano Castelli lives and works in Berlin. He appeared on the international art scene at the beginning of the 1980s, at the same time as German Neo-Expressionism and Italian Transavanguardia. He soon emerged as the key figure among what critics called the New Fauves. He practises a form of art in which performance, painting and concert are combined and complement each other. In ...