Encouraged by one of his pupils, Corrado Levi’s Pennellate all’arte. Incontri con artisti 1930-2012 contains recollections gathered over the years of anecdotes and meetings with artists. Divided between his role as critic, artist, architect, lecturer and writer, the author paints a new and personal picture of the art scene from 1930 to the present day. Momentous faces, works of art, memories and adventures are picked from the different eras and presented in this academically unpretentious book as we are taken on an intimate, emotional and enjoyable journey through the world of art. In his customary style, Levi provides us with new and unexpected insights.
Architect, artist and writer, Corrado Levi graduated under Carlo Mollino and was University assistant to Franco Albini . He lives and works in Milan and Marrakech. He has taught at the Milan Polytechnic for many years and regularly shows his work in Italy and abroad, especially in New York. Collector, curator and expert on the contemporary art scene in Italy, after Mes amis! Mes amis!, Pennellate all’arte. Incontri con artisti 1930-2012 is his second book to be published by Edizioni Corraini