La Cerchia - group of Trentino's artists

Pierluigi Negriolli

Pierluigi Negriolli was born in Levico Terme where he debuted with his first solo show in 1972. Comic historical book art designer as well as illustrator, he also produced some sets for the “Neruda” theater group. At the end of the eighties expanded his activities to painting. Among the various exhibitions, to note his participation since 1994 in all editions of the "Biennale Pergine of Painting". Since 1999 he is part of the group of Trentino’s artists "La Cerchia" and participated in solo and group exhibitions in Italy and abroad (Germany, Mexico, Paraguay, Canada).
In 2001 he was present at the International Festival "The Alps in the comic", inserted into the International Mountain Film Festival "Città di Trento". In 2002 and 2003, he’s in Brussels and Berlin for the Exhibition "Stories of the mountain",  and then in Trento, at “Trentini” palace for "Arte Trentina del '900 “.

He recently worked as an illustrator for the realization of children's books with the publisher “Panorama”. In 2005 he received the first prize in the national competition "The Trentino’s color” at Isera (Rovereto) and in 2006 he held a solo en plein air," Roots", in Barco at Levico. In 2007 he presents his works at the hall “Iras Baldessari” in Rovereto and in the same city, in 2008, along with Luisa Bifulco exposed "Drawing signs" at “Tani” Gallery. Still in 2008 he held a solo exhibition at the “Fogolino” Art Gallery of Trento.