RETROSPECTIVE / 10 YEARS AGO MY SHOW AT PARALLAX ART FAIR IN LONDON

Article posted 10 years ago after my participation at Parallax Art Fair in London. The Parallax AF days are over. The art show at La Galleria (Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall) in London was surely a good occasion to meet artists and people. During the three days exhibition and the two private views, I had… Read More RETROSPECTIVE / 10 YEARS AGO MY SHOW AT PARALLAX ART FAIR IN LONDON

IT’S THE NIGHT OF THE BLUE MOON (BUT THIS ONE IS MADE OF WASTE PAPER)

This evening of Sunday 22 August 2021, the Italian skies will be illuminated by the splendid Full Moon of August. It will be the so-called “Blue Moon”. The fascinating denomination is not linked to color, but to rarity, since it is the third full moon in a season that has four (normally there are three).… Read More IT’S THE NIGHT OF THE BLUE MOON (BUT THIS ONE IS MADE OF WASTE PAPER)

THE SPA OF MONTECATINI (TUSCANY) DECLARED A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE WITH OTHER 10 “GREAT THERMAL CITIES OF EUROPE”

Photos: © Roberto Alborghetti The architectural and environmental structure of the Terme di Montecatini is a Unesco World Heritage Site. This was established by the session of the 44th UNESCO World Heritage Committee held in Fuzhou, China. The Committee recognized the site of the Great Spa Towns of Europe, consisting of 11 cities in 7… Read More THE SPA OF MONTECATINI (TUSCANY) DECLARED A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE WITH OTHER 10 “GREAT THERMAL CITIES OF EUROPE”

MACROPHOTOGRAPHY ON VIDEO #2 / THE CRACKS: EVERYTHING IS MAGNIFICENTLY (UN)REAL

Macrophotography on video. When the cracks – produced in all kinds of materials – take on a surprising dimension. Here is a series of macro images, for my “Lacer / Actions” project. Nothing is as it seems. Nothing is as it appears. Because everything is magnificently un-real. “Lacer/actions” is a project-research about the elements of… Read More MACROPHOTOGRAPHY ON VIDEO #2 / THE CRACKS: EVERYTHING IS MAGNIFICENTLY (UN)REAL

“PROJECTION GAME”#8 / THE VIDEO: WHAT DO YOU SEE IN THESE CRACKS?

What do you see in these pics? These images aren’t paintings, but macro photos of the world around us. They were taken from poles along the streets in Lamezia Terme (Italy). They are part of Roberto Alborghetti ‘s project and research (called “Lacer/actions”) about decomposed publicity posters, natural cracks and scratches, urban and industrial matters.… Read More “PROJECTION GAME”#8 / THE VIDEO: WHAT DO YOU SEE IN THESE CRACKS?

“PROJECTION GAME”#7 / REALITY IS NEVER WHAT IT SEEMS

This is picture #7 of our “projection game”. Reality is never what it seems. It is the macro photography of the torn and defaced paper of an advertising poster on a billboard outside. What does it show? A cone of light? A moon at midnight? A luminous ball? An unidentified flying object? Or something else?… Read More “PROJECTION GAME”#7 / REALITY IS NEVER WHAT IT SEEMS