Campagnola, Swiss (1911 - 1984)
Saint-Imier in 1911
Academy of Fine Art, Rome, Italy
Biennale in Venice
Quadriennal in Rome
Musee de Besancon
Galerie Charpentier in Paris (Greenshields Prize)
Beilin Gallery, New York
Municipality of Paris
Enrico Campagnola was born in
1911 at Saint-Imier of a Italian family known for it's sculptors
ond painters. Raised in a village near Venice, he was inspired
by such masters of color as Georgione, Titan and Veronese.
Campagnola, who began as
a sculptor, is an expressionist whose paintings provoke an impression
of force combined with serenity.
He studied at the Academy
of Fine Art in Rome, and was awarded a scholarship by the government
He has exhibited at the
Biennale in Venice, the Quadriennale in Rome, the Museum of
Besancon, the Salon d'Automne and the Galerie Charpentier in
Paris, where he was selected for the Greenshields Prize. His
work has been purchased by the Municipality of Paris and by
the French Government.