Mario Codognato

Mario Codognato  is chief curator at MADRE, Museo d’arte contemporanea Donnaregina, in Naples. He has curated major retrospectives and written monographs for various other Italian public institutions on the work of Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Jannis Kounellis, Richard Long and Brice Marden. 

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