PIETRO LIBRICI

Pietro Librici is an Italian artist, who lives and works in Italy also Los Angeles, California since 2021.  Pietro was born in 1985, in Legnano where Milan’s Province in Italy.  Pietro and his family lived in both Lombardy (northern Italy) and Sicily (southern island of Italy), growing up in the north, a Sicilian heritage, Pietro revealed these origins and reflected them in his artworks now.  Librici first studied classical dance, later he received his BFA from Brera Fine Arts Academy in Milan, specializing in the restoration of contemporary artworks in 2007, and MFA in 2010.  

Librici worked for the restoration of Amundsen’s glass slides in Norway, and also worked in London, after that he went back to Italy and started focusing on working on his artworks while teaching fashion design illustrations.  Pietro had his first solo exhibition in 2014 in Milan, he was a finalist for many different art contests in Italy, and he won one of Circuit Dinamici, also received a jury prize on Premio in 2017.  Pietro started from a cultured and classical approach to the human figure, but as he gradually apprehended the truth about his life and himself, he began to reflect on exploration and research in his work, though this did not make him an experimental artist, but rather an experimenter.  Pietro Librici's artistic practice contemplates the use of rigorous techniques, excellent materials, and long preparation in the search for original forms of expression – where trial and error are both a limitation and a new horizon.