Sculpture and installation artist Maurizio Cattelan was born in 1960 in Padua, Italy. He has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at Musée d'Art Contemporain, Turin, Italy (1996); Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL (2002); Solomon Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (2011); and Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea (2023). He has also participated in several group exhibitions including Ottovolante, Musée d'Art Contemporain, Bergamo, Italy (1992); Wounds, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden (1998); Pop Life, Tate Modern, London, UK (2009); and Hyperréalisme, Ceci n'est pas un corps, Musée Maillol, Paris, France (2022). Cattelan currently lives and works in New York, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.