Frangesco (Frank) Piazzola, American (1947 - )
Frangesco (Frank) Piazzola was born in 1947 in Bellport, New York. In 1963, while still in high school under the instruction of an inspiring artist, Deward Eades he began his sculpting career. At the age of 16 won his first award for best sculpture. A talent he progressed as the years accumulated.
Honors & Awards
1983 - Prize for Best Sculpture, The Bruce Museum
1973 -1975 Arts Student League Scholarship
1963 - Maxwell Foundation Fine Arts Scholarship for Sculpture
Benedetti Gallery, New York, NY
Hilde Gerst Gallery, New York, NY
Art Expo – NY Coliseum, Jacob Javits Center
Ben Georgia Gallery
Le Musse Francias Gallery
Neil Isman Gallery
The Bruce Museum
Education / Training
1980 - Bedi-Makky Art Foundry, NY, NY
1978 - Statuary Carving in Marble & Granite, Carrara, Italy
1970 -1976 Arts Students League
1974 -1976 Studied sculpture with Jose de Creeft. Studied painting and drawing with Vincent Malta.
1973 Scholarship, Arts Students League.
1973 - 1974 Studied sculpture with Nathaniel Kaz. Studied painting and drawing with Frank Mason.
1972 - Studied sculpture with Sidney Simon. Studied painting and drawing with Theodore Stamos.
1970 - 1972 Studied anatomy and drawing with Robert Beverly Hale
1967 - 1969 Troy State University - Major: Fine Art Sculpture
1966 - 1968 Northwestern State College - Major: Fine Art Sculpture
1963 - 1966 Studied drawing, painting and sculpture with Deward Eads