The Sculptor

Enrico Sala was born in Salorino in 1943 where he still leaves and works. He attended the Academy in Brera, Milan (Enrico Manfrini and Giovanni Conservo), later he worked as an Art Teacher. After a few years he turned again to sculpture, which he had abandoned because of his teaching duties. He completed his studies at the University in Paris VII, where he obtained the degree in "Arts Plastiques".

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The Philanthropist

During one of his journeys to discover of the world, Enrico Sala had occasion to visit Cambodia, which was starting to recover from the horrors of the genocide perpetrated by the infamous Pol-Pot. While talking to people and visiting the villages, he realised that he had to do something to alleviate people's pain and suffering as a result of poverty and lack of resources.

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