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 Jorge Eduardo Eielson

Jorge Eduardo Eielson

Birth
Lima, Lima, Peru
Death 8 Mar 2006 (aged 81)
Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Burial Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Memorial ID 13620647 · View Source
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Artist. He was born in Lima, Perú. He is considered one of the great Spanish-American artist of his time. His work was exhibited all around the world. In 1945, he was awarded with the National Award of Poetry in Perú. He moved to Italy in the 1950s and there is best known for his performances. His works was influenced by precolombine culture and he is remembered for the "knots" in his paintings. One of his most famous paintings is "La Última Cena." His last performance entitled "Vivere e un'Opera d'Arte," was in april in Milan. As writer, he is remembered for his books "Canción y Muerte de Rolando," "Reinos," "Habitación en Roma," "Mutatis Mutandis," "El Cuerpo de Giulia-no" and "Primera Muerte de María." After the death of his longtime companion Michel, his health declined until his death. He died in Milano, Italy.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 15 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13620647
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jorge Eduardo Eielson (13 Apr 1924–8 Mar 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13620647, citing Cimitero Monumentale di Milano, Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .