BIOGRAPHY From 1970 to today…

Maurizio Piovan. Been born to Dolo(VE) the 19 june 1953. It lives and it operates to Camponogara (VE) in via Ferrara 12 – its artistic personality is been born and matured in the earth veneta in years ‘ 70 after the studies.

In 1973 the prize participates to 1° the painting competition of Lugo of Vicenza, winning 2°. It exposes in this year in numerous galleries and atmospheres publics in all the Veneto.

In 1974 it achieves 4° the prize to the Painting Competition City of Jesolo (VE). It then exposes to Venice city and to Padova.

In 1975 it gains 1° the prize to the Extempore di Pittura di Limena (PD), 1° the prize to the VIP Review of art “To porticato” Salboro (PD), 1° the prize to the X° Painting Competition Prize “Pico of gold and Raffaello”-“S. Martino S.” (MO), 2° the prize to the Painting Competition Extempore di Rosà (YOU), 3° the prize to 4° the Extempore di Pittura di Aviano (PN), 3° the prize to l° Painting the National Competition of Guiglia (MO), 3° the prize to the V° Extempore di Pittura di Noale (VE), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Carpi di Villabartolomea (VR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Povegliano (VR), 4° the prize to the Competition Extempore di Loreo (RO), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition Fraccaroli (VR). It participates then to numerous extensions in various cities of Italy.

In 1976 it gains 2° the prize to the Submarine Painting Competition (VE), 2° the prize to the Painting Competition Gallium City (YOU), 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Carpi di Villabartolomea(VR), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Villafranca(VR), 3° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Valeggio (VR), 4° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Pordenone, 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Zelarino (VE), 4° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Guiglia (MO), 4° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Campagnola(PD), the 5°premio to the Competition of Painting of Rimini, 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Motta di Livenza, 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Mass Finalese (MO), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition Lido di Savio, (RA), 5° the prize to the Review of the Small Picture Formed of Bovolone (VR), participates moreover to national and foreign extensions between which staff to the Gallery “Ghelfi” of Mestre (VE) and numerous collective.

In 1977 it gains 1° the prize to the National Painting Competition City of Adriatic Misano (Forlì), 1° the prize to the Extempore di Pittura di Fregona – Vittorio Veneto, 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Morciano (Forlì), 2° the prize to the Painting Competition “the Cupola of gold” of Novara, 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Marega (VR), 3° the prize to the Extempore di Pittura di Arona (Novara), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition Cassine Alexandria, 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Povegliano (VR), 3° the prize to the National Competition of Painting of Agna (PD), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Countrywoman (PD), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Legnago (VR), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition “the Chiostro” Rimini, 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Loreo (RO), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Scorzè (VE), 4° the prize to the National Competition of Bellariva (Rimini), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Polesine Parmesan (PR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Piove of Bag (PD), 4° the prize to the Competition of Painting of Prunetta (FI), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Mass Finalese (MO), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Sight (VE). It participates then to collective in the Triveneto.

In 1978 it gains 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Bussolengo (VR), the Il’ prize to the Painting Competition of Valeggio (VR), 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Mass Finalese (MO), 3° the prize to the Painting Competition of Parma, 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Morciano (Forlì), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Polesine Parmesan (MO), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Zelarino (VE), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Pescantina (VR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Goat (VR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Cassine (To), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Povegliano (VR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Scorzè (VE), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Sangemini-Teramo, 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Novara, 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Noale (VE). It then participates to extensions and collective with several painters between which Granzo, Murer, Trevisan, Rincicotti, Piu, Brescianini, Pontin, etc.

In 1979 it gains 1° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Bussolengo (VR), 1° the prize to the National Painting Competition City of Fontanelles (PR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Arona (NOT), the 4° to the Painting Competition of Vigonza (PD), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of City of Saint Martino (VR), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Cadorago (Horn), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Piacenza, 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Parma, 5° the prize to the National Painting Competition of Agna (PD), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Countrywoman (PD), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Rimini. It then participates to collective and personal extensions and exposes on invites of common and private companies.

In 1980 it gains 4° the prize to the Painting Competition City of Vigonza (PD), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition City of Montemerlo (PD), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Bussolengo (VR), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Catholic (Forlì), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Castel Fiorentino (FI). It participates then to organized cultural manifestations from the prologo local.

In 1981 it gains 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Fraud (VE), 3° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Arsiero (YOU), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition City of Vigonza (PD), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Pescantina (VR), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition of Agna (PD). It participates to the International School of Diagram of Venice with master Licata, where it exposes and to affina the art of the recording. It exposes then with other painters in several cities. Client from the common one and the proloco exposes in the city of Piove of Bag (Pd).

In 1982 , it gains 2° the prize to the Painting Competition of Vigonza (PD), 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Bussolengo (VR). It exposes then in the city of Treviso in Knows it of the Conferences “to the Fogher”. Present E’ in permanent extensions in several Italian and foreign cities. It exposes on I invite to the gallery “Surian” of Aim (Ve).

In 1983 , it exposes in Knows it of the Conferences of “to the Bondante”, Fraud (VE). It has furnished with its prestigious local works like the restaurant “Revedin” of Gorgo to Monticano (TV), and the “Tajer of gold” of Greater Fossalta of Chiarano (TV). It exposes to the gallery “Art-In” of Padova. Numerous collections of diagram come then exposed to Montagnana (Pd), Este (PD), Abano (PD), Thiene (YOU), Vicenza, Padova, Venice, Scorzè (VE), Legnago(VR), Milan, Mantova, Verona.

In 1984 it exposes its works to the gallery “S. Vidal” of Venice. One personal of painting and diagram comes organized to Scorzè (VE) to the gallery “the Shovel”. It exposes to Padova, Mestre and Venice. The entusiasmante search in the graphical art with the production of numerous slabs continues.

In 1985 it exposes with the sponsorship of the Common one of Montagnana (PD) in Knows it of Mura. It exposes with graphical collections in permanent extensions to Mestre, Venice, Padova, Verona, Modena, etc…

In 1986 extension to the gallery “Contini” of Asiago comes inaugurated one. It exposes to the gallery ” the Minim” of Mestre (VE). Permanent of diagram to Salò (BR), Brescia, Padova, Fraud (Ve), Scorzè (Ve), Noale (VE), Venice, Rovigo, Adria, Treviso, Pordenone, Conegliano, Vittorio Veneto, Legnago, Mantova.

In 1987 with the sponsorship of the Common one of Noale (VE) it exposes to the “Palace of the Loggia”. It participates to national and foreign collective.

In 1988 the research work continues in order to develop technical new in the recording and the painting.

In 1989 it gains 4° the prize to the Painting Competition of Agna (PD). It participates to the itinerante extension “Artistic Ferments of the Miranese”. It exposes with permanent extensions of diagrams and oils to Carmignano of the Brenta (YOU), to Conselve (PD), Citadel (PD), Thiene (YOU), Schio (YOU), Mantova.

In 1990 it gains 1° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Cesena. It participates to the review of contemporary painters of Mass Finalese (MO). Permanent extensions are kept in numerous cities of Italy.

In 1991 it participates to the review of “Triveneta Art, Comparisons ‘ 90” in Villa Contarini (Pd). Personal extension to the gallery “the Shovel” of Scorzè. It then participates to the review Italian-French of contemporary painters to Mass Finalese (Mo), participates moreover to the creation, drawing up and prints of one collection of commissioned diagrams “EURITMIA” from the G & G, Diagrams of Art of Pianiga (VE).

In 1992 its graphical works come sold and exposed in the U.S.A., Canada, Japan, Sweden, Holland, Germany, Belgium. It participates to the “S.A.C.A.” of Bologna. Personal extension to the gallery “the Shovel”.

In 1993 the dedication to the new creation numerous recordings on slabs of branch and zinc with procedure in etching and acquatinta and coloration by hand with chine and watercolors, obtaining itself confirmations and consents for this new way to conceive the graphical art.

In 1994 Fair of Padova participates to the Art. Collaboration with the gallery “Ferraro-Arte” of Rome begins one. Graphical works and to oil come exposed in Sicily, Sardinia, Puglia, Marches, Lazio, Veneto, Lombardy, Friuli.

In 1995 it gains 3° the prize to the National Painting Competition City of Osio (BG), 5° the prize to the Painting Competition City of Cavola (KING), 6° the prize to Painting the Biennial Competition of Soliera (MO). Fair of Padova participates to the Art. Personal extension to the gallery “the Shovel” of Scorzè (VE). It on behalf creates one new collection of diagrams with serigrafico procedure on burlaps 1.00x 1,20 of “Arte-Collection” of Marghera (VE).

In 1996 it exposes “Ferraro-Arte” of Rome. Personal extension in the city of Lignano. It gains 6° the Biennial prize to the National one of Painting of Soliera (MO). Fair of Padova participates to the Art, and to the Art Fair of Bologna.

In 1997 it exposes to the gallery “the Sonne” of Lienz (Austria), gains 5° the prize to the Competition of Cordignano (PN), the “Prize Purchase” to Biennial of Painting the City of Soliera (MO), the special prize “Agazi Prize” of Bergamo, 6° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Agna (PD). Personal extension to the gallery “the Shovel” of Scorzè (VE). Present E’ to the Art Fair of Padova and exposes with one personal to the gallery “Magritte” of Thiene (YOU).

In 1998 it comes invited to one extension of art to Troina (EN) in Sicily. Organized Encounter 1998 “from the Common one of Spilamberto (MO participates to the XXII’ edition”). It gains 6° the prize to Painting the National Competition of Agna (PD), 6° the prize to the Competition Extempore di Caprino (VR). Fair of Padova still participates to the Art. It exposes one personal to Scorzè to the gallery “the Shovel”. Permanent extension to the Cabinet of the Artistic and Modern Press of the Common one of Bagnacavallo (BO)

In 1999 it gains the II° prize to painting the National Competition of Agna (PD), the V° prize to the Painting Competition of Forlì, the V° prize to the Painting Competition of Countrywoman (PD). France participates with numerous works to the Art Fair of Padova.Una personal extension to the gallery “Ideart” of Paris (). Staff to the Villa Toffolo di Cappella di Scorzè (VE) with the same sponsorship of the Common one.

In 2000 he gains prize ALVEX to the Painting Competition Agazi (BG), according to prize to the national painting competition “Caravaggio” (BG). Fair of Padova participates to the Art and other national and foreign encounter. It exposes to the Ideart Design of Paris.

In 2001 it gains the prize “Bernardinelli” to the Painting Competition Agazi (BG), a prize to the Common Painting Competition “of Trivero” and participates to the art fair of Padova. It begins the activity of teaching of design and painting to Permanent the Territorial Center for the instruction and the formation in adult age c/o the scholastic district n.47 of the medium school be them of Fraud (VE).

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