Marina Apollonio's Biography
Marina Apollonio is an Italian sculptor and installation artist born in 1940. She is known for her large-scale abstract sculptures and installations, which explore the relationship between form, space, and perception. Apollonio studied sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence, Italy and has exhibited widely in Italy and internationally. She has had solo exhibitions at institutions such as the Palazzo dei Diamanti in Ferrara, Italy and the Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome. Her work has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including the Venice Biennale, and she has been awarded a number of prizes and grants, including the Premio Fabbri in 1976. Her work is held in the permanent collections of several museums, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York.