ALBERTO MURO  PELLICONI



He was  born in Imola (Bologna) on 15 september 1949.
He studied art in Faenza, since 1969 he has been working and living in Rome-Ciampino.Teach ceramic decoration in Art high school.
His very natural and  extremely personalised  creative talent can be seen in a vast artistic output, expressed in a variety of techniques using many different materials, ranging from steel to plexiglass to caramics, from painting to sculpture to the graphic arts. His warls have been on show in various personal and collective exhibitions both in Italy and abroad. 



Since he was a young man, his strong interest in photography has given him great and varied experience in this field; a field wich lends itself well to both the creativity of artist and the technical expertise of the professional, thus encouraging the artist to new endeavours.
His great passion for the sea in such that MURO PELLICONI dedicates himself almost entirely to the world of underwater photography and the continual exploration and discovery of the sea bottom and of underwater life all over the world. Much of his work has  brought him unending recognition and he has won many prestigious awards in some of the most important competitions in this field .
Today he is known above all as "the artist of the sea", thanks to the multitude of different forms of his artistic expression : enormous paintings, fantastical sculptures in plexiglass and, his most recent creations, his "Photosculptures", an original way of presenting his photography as though emersed in a structure of waves, a synthesis of his work over the last ten  years and of a photographic and creative activity whic ensures that the emerges as a fresh and innovative talent in the vast field of international photography.
As a journalist and underwater photographer, he's freelance for specialised magazines (Mondo Sommerso - Il Subacqueo and others in Italy, his portfolio was published in various internationals magazines ), tour operators, publishing write-ups of his travels. From four  years is Umberto PELIZZARI's  personal photographer.


With some friends  

...and
some of his models...