Marco Perego: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation : Artist
  • Real name: Marco Perego Saldana
  • Sign: Fish
  • Date of birth : Thursday 01 March 1979 (age: 41 years old)
  • Country : Italy

Marco Perego has more than one string to his bow! This Italian, born March 1, 1979 in Salò in the province of Brescia in Italy, is a painter, sculptor and designer. However, Marco Perego’s career started far from the artistic world. As a young man, Marco was passionate about soccer. His talent as a player was quickly noticed and at the age of 17, he joined the professional team in Venice. However, a serious injury forced him to leave the sports world and lead him to an artistic career. Marco Perego then moved to New York.

In 2005, he organized his first exhibition at the Galleria Cardi in Milan. It is a real success, all his works are sold, and among the buyers is Giorgio Armani. The artist goes from exhibition to exhibition and in 2007 he created the iPod installation in New York, on 5th Avenue on the theme Adam, Eve and me. At each of his exhibitions, Marco Perego surprises. His universe is totally paradoxical, a tasty mix of playful, childish and morbid.

On the heart side, Marco Perego is married since 2013 to the beautiful Zoé Saldana. In November 2014, the couple welcomed twins, Cy Aridio and Bowie Ezio.