John was born In Newark New Jersey, in 1929, into a family of 12 brothers and sisters.
After a career in design and teaching, he moved to Maine to devote full time to his art. John worked in mediums including collage, sculpture, acrylics & photography. John constantly explored the relationship between color, light and form. He has created multitudinous works that includes landscape, seascape and still life. John was a master colorist. Through the use of color he brings the elements of surprise and delight to his work.
Archipelago will be showing his paintings, collages, prints and large wood inlay pieces that are celebrations of a well-lived life.
All proceeds from sales go to the John Bisignano fund through the Maine Community Foundation. John’s heartfelt wish in life was to create a foundation for aspiring young artists who do not have the resources for college and this fund is set up for that purpose.