Christian Cadelli was born in Belgium in 1953 in a family of craftsmen coming originally from Frioul. His knowledge of the basic techniques of gips was learned naturally in is father's workshop. Professional craftsman with a diploma from the Academie des Beaux Arts of Brussels In order to work on modeling and sculpture, he became interested in various materials and their associations, as well, with applied finishes.
Always looking for new ideas, his research is often the result of the combining of natural stones, clay, bronze or wood, a combination not often used in sculpture. Resolutely contemporary, these sculptures are sometime inspired by primitive art but they are always full of emotions. In other words, expression is always present.