Conrad Marca-Relli

Conrad Marca-Relli, 1960, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0001955
Name
Conrad Marca-Relli
Also Known as
Corrado di Marca-Relli
born Boston, MA 1913-died Parma, Italy 2000
Active in
  • Ibiza, Spain
  • East Hampton, New York
  • Sarasota, Florida
Nationalities
U.S. States
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Artist Biography

Painter and collage maker, largely self-taught. The early work reflected interest in Italian Surrealism and then Abstract Expressionism. His later signature collages combine cut-out shapes of overlapping canvas, to which he adds paint.

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)

Works by This Artist

1959-1962
oil and collage on canvas