Born in 1981 in Polistena, in the province of Reggio Calabria. He studied accountancy and in 1999 he began to attend the studio of Cesare Berlingeri, becoming his assistant. In 2001 he enrolled at the Academy of Fine Arts in Reggio Calabria, where he attended painting courses. Since 2007 he has participated in several solo and group exhibitions including, in 2018, the third edition of Work On Paper Art Fair (WOPART). On the borderline between sculpture and painting, Giovanni Fava’s works are the result of a process of cutting and assembling words and texts written by the artist himself.


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Artworks on show