Ademaro Bardelli, Italian painter, was born in Florence in 1934. He lives and works in Tuscany and has been involved in art since 1956. He attended the Art Institute of Florence from 1949-1953. After military service, he travelled abroad, in Belgium, working in a coalmine in Switzerland, in France, doing all kinds of activities, such as portes, quarrier, docker, waiter etc. Back in Italy in 1956 he started his professional artistic activity. He has died on January 30th 2010, in Barberino di Mugello.