Uruguay - 1902 - 1985
José Pedro Costigliolo was born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1902. He was one of the first non-figurative painters of his country. Costigliolo was a student of Vicente Puig and Guillermo Laborde from 1921 to 1925. The artist was one of the founder of the non-figurative art group in 1952 with his wife Maria Freire. From 1957 to 1959, the artist specialized in glass stain art in Europe.