Il Pittore Futurista

Paolo Ventura

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13 x 9 inches 14 pages, in Italian with English translation sheet, 7 four-color images Leporello with Hardcover
84 books with single print in an edition of 12 Untitled, from Il Pittore Futurista Image Size: 13 x 9 inches Paper Size: 13 x 9 inches Signed and numbered by the artist

The artist's book Il Pittore Futurista (The Futurist Painter) is limited to 84 signed and numbered copies. Each book contains an original photograph by the artist printed on 190 gr. Moab Entrada Rag Natural. Each photograph is selected and packaged with the book by the artist, and is a print  of one of the seven photographs that comprise the book. Each of the seven images in the book are printed in an edition of 12 photographs, and are packaged with the book. This project was made with Danilo Montanari Editore, Ravenna. 


Paolo Ventura (born in Milan, 1968) studied at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera in Milan in the early 1990s. His work has been exhibited internationally, including at Forma International Center for Photography, Milan; Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France; Fotomuseum Den Haag, Netherlands; and Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris. In 2011, his work was included in the 54th Venice Biennial, Italian Pavilion, Venice, Italy.  Ventura is represented by Hasted Kraeutler, New York. He lives and works in New York.