Virginio Ferrari

Contemporary sculptor, Virginio Ferrari, is best known for creating sculptures that engage their surrounding environment, encouraging an interaction between sculpture and casual observer, giving the modern city a human dimension. As a young apprentice in the studios and art foundries of Verona and Milan, Ferrari was able to learn from contemporary artists such as Salvador Dalì, Renato Guttuso, Joan Mirò, Marino Marini, Luciano Minguzzi, and Pablo Picasso. He studied at the Accademia Cignaroli, Italy. 

Selected Exhibitions

2015 

Sculptor Virginio Ferrari: Open Studio Event Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago, Illinois

2013 

Continuing Experience: Virginio Ferrari Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago, Illinois

2010 

Virginio Ferrari College of Art and Design, Beijing University of Technology

2007 

Virginio Ferrari: Drawings and Sculptures The Cliff Dwellers Club, Chicago, Illinois 

Virginio Ferrari: Al guado Spazio 6–Galleria d’Arte, Verona, Italy 

 2006 

Virginio Ferrari: Il cerchio Galleria Incorniciarte, San Massimo, Verona, Italy 

Gen Art Collector’s Circle: Virginio Ferrari Studio Vogue Building, Chicago, Illinois 

Opening of Virginio Ferrari’s New Studio and Gallery Vogue Building, Chicago, Illinois