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James Rizzi

Early life and education

James Rizzi was born on October 5, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York. He studied art and business at the University of Florida, where he began combining painting and three-dimensional elements.

Career start

After graduating, Rizzi returned to New York and exhibited his work in local galleries. His breakthrough came in 1975 with an exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum.

Style and techniques

Rizzi's art is known for bright colors, playful figures, and detailed scenes. He often used 3D paper art to create three-dimensional effects. His works are full of joy and optimism, with motifs such as smiling faces and dancing buildings.

Fame and success

Rizzi's art has been recognized worldwide. He has created works for companies such as Volkswagen and Lufthansa and his work has been exhibited internationally.

Later years and legacy

Rizzi remained artistically active until his death on December 26, 2011 in New York City. His work continues to inspire art lovers around the world and reminds us of the joy of life.

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