Well-known American sculptor,a brilliant representative of hyper-realism in art.
Born November 24, 1941 in Denver, Colorado, USA. Educated at the University of Colorado in 1965 (Bachelor of Fine Arts) . He continued his studies in 1968 at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. John de Andrea, perhaps the most famous and the most famous of skulptorov-giperrealista. He made a life-size works are marked by an ironic alienation. Manekenopodobnye nudes ("The Dying Gaul ", " love", " Seated blonde Amber ") , reproducing the pose of Rodin - a kind of kitsch anti-heroes, idols parody commercial advertising beauty. Their blooming flesh contrasts with the inner emptiness models consisting in antipigmalionovskih relationship with his creator (" Self-portrait with the sculpture ") . More than just a museum, exhibits, and fashion attributes of modern business interiors, detailed naturalistic " nude " are designed for aesthetic shock. Solo exhibitions of John de Andrea :
2006 Bernarduchchi Gallery, New York.
2004 Bernarduchchi Gallery, New York.
2001 Museum of Modernism, San Francisco.
1998 Art Collection Harris, New York.
1996 Art Museum, Denver.
1993 Art Gallery, Munich.
1991 ACA Gallery, New York.
1989 Carlo Lamanna Gallery, New York. 1988 Gallery Easy Bracho, Brussels, Belgium. 1988 Gallery Easy Bracho, Paris, France.
1987 Carlo Lamanna Gallery, New York.
1986 Gallery Easy Bracho, Paris, France.
1985 Harris Collection, New York.
1985 Gallery Easy Bracho, Paris, France
1982 Art Center, Aspen, Colorado
1982 Goldstroma Museum, San Francisco.
1981 Gallery Cakes, Santa Monica. 1976 Harris Collection, New York.
1973 Harris Collection, New York.
1972 Gallery Wilmar, Denver, Colorado.
1971 Harris Collection, New York.
1970 Harris Collection, New York. Works of John de Andrea are in many museums and private collections in Europe and the US