Trained at the Latin American Art School, where he became a student of Paul Cotani, Romano Rizzato Lotto, Renzo Gallo and Vincenzo Cecchini - which they send the interest in experimenting with new techniques and heteroclite materials - shall implement since the early seventies a personal search painting and graphics. From this period participated in important national and international exhibitions, traveled in Italy and abroad, he spent long stays in Rome, Zurich, Vienna, Paris, Istanbul, Budapest, Carmel, Los Angeles, Palm Desert, San Francisco. He attended regularly public and private galleries where he met prominent figures - including Nina Kandinsky becoming personally advocate and founder of new offices for the promotion of contemporary art.
After a mostly informal stage, he turns his attention first to the portrait and then to the Pontine territory study.
For several years Pietro Piccoli no longer exclusively dedicated to the analysis of the Latium countryside, in which feels more and more the memory of the relevant experiences during the onset period.
He has in fact begun to study the Sicilian landscape, the wonderful Sardinian coast, the peninsula coasts of our visas in key hyper-realist.
His works are in public and private collections locations and its activity is documented by catalogs, monographs, reviews, articles appeared in newspapers and magazines. Conspicuous is the personal number opened in the Italian cities of Rome, Reggio Calabria, Taormina, Ragusa, Bologna, Messina, Trento, Latina, San Benedetto, Venice, Catania, Udine, Vicenza, Forlì, Turin, Ferrara, Modena, Rovigo, Verona , Viterbo, Reggio Emilia, Chieti, Treviso, Giarre, Castelsardo, Bari, La Maddalena, Alghero, Zafferana, Aci Trezza, Ostuni, Bronte, Giardini Naxos, Reggio Emilia, and foreign Monastir, Mallorca, Valletta Santa Fe, Marrakech, Carmel, Nice, Los Angeles, Granada, San Francisco, New York, Boston, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Atllanta, Malta, Tokyo, Sydney, Osaka, Dubai, Toronto, Lugano, San Jose, Grenoble, Palm Desert.
He has exhibited in different Fairs of Contemporary Art, among which:
Expo Art- Bologna, Fair Siciliarte, Fair of Contemporary Art Padua, Bari Expo-Art, Arte + Sur Granada, Fair EMAIA Ragusa, Art Fair Forlì, Art Fair Vicenza, Art Fair Udine, Fair Contemporary Palazzo degli Uffizi - Florence, Exhibition of Contemporary Art Catania, Art Fair New York, Show Room Palm Desert USA, Esposition Art's Carmel.
Among the prizes and awards received, there are the "Taormina Art Award" for painting (September 1998); the "Calabria Culture and Tourism Award for Lifetime" (December 1998); ARTEMARE 2002 "Award Career- Circle Officers, Riposto.
He has spoken to: C. Cintoli, R. Vespignani, N. Villari, St. Severi, A. Piattella, L. De Siena, E. De Pasquale, V. Sgarbi, V. Riviello, M. Rest, I. Marucci , I.Evangelisti, G.Filippetti, G.Turola, B. Filippone, MT Prestigiacomo, G. Bonomo, A. Pasolino and other critics and journalists.
Particularly followed and appreciated in the US art world spends the summer of 2000 a long stay in California where they staged many successfully organized shows, by gallery owner Alex Warehouses.
Ample consents also received in the European context. Located in the lands of Sicily and Sardinia, constantly frequented, the inspirational places for the most recent production.
And 'particularly followed and appreciated in the US art world, where his many personal visits are held.
Also received broad support in the European Context where his solo exhibitions are organized by Albert Tomasella, owner of the "Galerie Appia" Grenoble.
In Southern Italy, in some countries of the Mediterranean and in national and international trade fairs, coordination of its exhibitions is run by the gallery owner Lucia Rocca, owner of the "Art Gallery Signatures On the Author of Giarre (Ct).
In January 2009 he presented to the Italian public his IV Monograph, an art catalog that encompasses thirty years of activity, years spent in exhibitions, trade fairs, travel stories, meetings of art and life that have marked indelibly the path Pietro Piccoli.
In 2011 actively participates in Siciliarte Fair 2011, organized at the exhibition center of Etnapolis, in Paternò, offering exclusive historical works high bill.
Exhibits in Dubai, at the Global Art Forum. At the invitation of the authorities of Malta and in collaboration with the gallery owner Yanika Mattei Connett of Art, presents the Tourism Authority, Auberge D'Italie, a collection of paintings dedicated to the Island of Malta. The exhibition was inaugurated by the President of the Republic of Malta, Dr. H. Ugo Mifsud Bonnici and is widely supported. The event arouses the interest of the critics and the specialized press. His exhibitions were inaugurated in the city of Trieste, Giarre, Ostuni. In August Piccoli presented itself at the service center of Milo works of medium and large format, portraying headlands and views of the Sicilian coast. In October it adheres to the Contemporary Art Fair Imagine, now in its 13th edition.
fotostudio2Small beginning in 2012 inaugurating the event Fashion Art Spouses Taormina, presenting a collection of works of great scenic and chromatic impact.
Participates in the Fair of Pordenone Art and Art Expo in Bari in collaboration with her friend gallerist Lucia Rocca.
It is working on the realization of large-format compositions proving increasingly maturing of an abstract conception of a sign supported by a refined color fabric and translated into volumes, which, overlapping and interpenetrating, are expanding into space almost not wanting to find borders.