Born in 1963
He graduated at the Liceo Artistico (secondary high school of Art) in Latina and obtained his degree in 1988 at the Accademy of Fine Art in Rome where he attended the course of stage designer. The title of his final dissertation, regarding the Art history, was “Sabaudia between rationalism and metaphysics”.
His first exhibition took place in 1990 when he participated at the Latina Picture Award organized by the same city in the local Palace of Culture.
He has been living and working in Sabaudia for 14 years and in 1990 he had his first important exhibition of his pictures in the local palace for culture.
has had various experiences in the art area and at the same time in the teaching
area. He got three different qualifications that allow him to teach in different
fields: Art education, Drawing and art history, Geometric architectural disciplines
and interior design.
He taught this last school subject for some years at the secondary school of Art in Pozza di Fassa (Trento).
In 1988 he drew
a decoration on a wall for the Military Marine of Sabaudia (Latina).
He painted numerous frescos for private property and organized various illustration courses for the town hall of Tesero (Trento).
With the pupils of the compulsory school of Alba di Canazei (Trento), he won the first prize at the theatre exhibition for children “Il Mangiafuoco” organized by the Trentino Alto Adige region. (He made the stage design).
He was one of the finalists at the International Award of Figurative Art “José Ortega”, “Medusa Aurea Trophy” organized by the International Accademy of Art with a exhibition from 21 to 26 May 2001 in Rome. (5 artists per Nation)
He was one of the finalist at the International Award of Figurative Art MassenzioArte “L’artista leonardiano del terzo millennio” with an installation mixed at the painting, 25 finalist.
It is possible to find some of his works in the book “Sonnino paese da scoprire” (Sonnino a town to discover) published by the local government of Sonnino.
Armando Sodano’s paintings belong to private and public collections.
he takes part in the following art web sites: www.artegiovane.it www.218ac.it/babelearte
lives and works in Sabaudia in Via Portosello n°33 and teaches Art at
the secondary school “Leonardo da Vinci” in San Felice Circeo.
His paintings are published in a personal catalogue.
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