Born in Ferrara in 1942, Segio Zanni is an italian painter and sculptor.
After obtaining his diploma from the Institute of Arts “Dosso Dossi”in Ferrara, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna.
He taught at the Dosso Dossi Institute of Arts until 1995.
He works his sculptures in clay and bronze.
Vittotio Sgarbi defined Zanni’s work as “Surrealism from the Pô plain”.
Zanni loves to create large size sculptures with baked clay. Unfortunately this material is heavy and fragile. He is testing other substances, less noble but easier to handle: polystyrene, fibreglass, …