Mario Solazzo was born in 1944 in Novoli, a small town in Puglia in the province of Lecce. Little more than a teenager he moved to northern Italy, to Turin, where he began to develop his passion for art and painting. In 1978 he moved to Cividale del Friuli (Udine) where he still lives and works today.
Solazzo is a leading artist on the national and international art scene and has taken part in the most important events in the sector, competitions and awards, staging over 300 solo and group exhibitions in important cities in Italy and abroad.
He is present in the most important art publications and catalogues including the International Catalogue of Modern Art.
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Cividale del Friuli, in the province of Udine, Italy.
Cividale del Friuli is an Italian town of 11,000 people in Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Founded by Julius Caesar with the name of Forum Iulii, from which the whole region took its name, it became the Lombard capital of Friuli.
Cividale del Friuli rises at the foot of the hills of eastern Friuli on the banks of the Natisone river, 17 km from Udine, on the road that connects the Friuli plain to the medium and high Isonzo valley, in Slovenian territory.