THE SPIRIT OF THE TIMES: A SET OF SIX COCA-COLA VINTAGE ART POSTERS MADE BY FAMOUS ILLUSTRATORS

    Yes, I like publicity posters. They are one of the subjects of my visual research (Lacer/actions) about torn and decomposed outdoor advertisings. But I also like advertisings in general… Some weeks ago I found in my attic an interesting set of six vintage rare Coca-Cola posters. They laid aside in an old wardrobe…… Read More THE SPIRIT OF THE TIMES: A SET OF SIX COCA-COLA VINTAGE ART POSTERS MADE BY FAMOUS ILLUSTRATORS

SOMEWHERE IN THE COSMOS… SCENE FROM A CRACKS MAGNIFICATION (IT’S NOT A PAINTING OR A DIGITAL WORK)

*** Someone told me that CRACKS – and all my LACER/ACTIONS researches about torn and decomposed publicity posters – are a sort of  “Wabi-sabi” expression (it’s the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature, of accepting the natural cycle of growth and decay…)  In fact, “Wabi-sabi” celebrates cracks and crevices and… Read More SOMEWHERE IN THE COSMOS… SCENE FROM A CRACKS MAGNIFICATION (IT’S NOT A PAINTING OR A DIGITAL WORK)

CRACKS – BROKEN BUT NOT SPLIT / THE VIDEOCLIP

*** Cracks is part of  Roberto Alborghetti Lacer/actions Project, about  the decomposition of torn publicity posters on outside advertisings (realistic and not manipulated images are transferred on canvases, lithographic prints, textiles or re-built on collages). Since 2009 he has been also workin’ on metal, plastic or stony surfaces, or metal and plastic platings, entering the wonderful world of Cracks…… Read More CRACKS – BROKEN BUT NOT SPLIT / THE VIDEOCLIP

CRACKS (& LACERATIONS): THE “ACTIVE AESTHETICAL APPRECIATION” OF THE SO-CALLED “DISTURBING ELEMENTS” / IMAGE #7

THE CRACKS WEEK: THE 7th IMAGE Cracks is part of my Lacer/actions Project, about  the decomposition of torn publicity posters on outside advertisings (my realistic and not manipulated images are transferred on canvases, lithographic prints or textiles). Since 2009 I’ve been also workin’ on another matter. Not paper but metal, plastic or stony surfaces, or… Read More CRACKS (& LACERATIONS): THE “ACTIVE AESTHETICAL APPRECIATION” OF THE SO-CALLED “DISTURBING ELEMENTS” / IMAGE #7

MY CRACKS AS “WABI-SABI”, THE JAPANESE ART OF CELEBRATING CREVICES AND TIME MARKS…

    *** THE CRACKS WEEK: THE 6th IMAGE *** Some friends of mine who work in arts told me that CRACKS – and all my LACER/ACTIONS researches about torn and decomposed publicity posters – are a sort of European example of “Wabi-sabi” which is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in… Read More MY CRACKS AS “WABI-SABI”, THE JAPANESE ART OF CELEBRATING CREVICES AND TIME MARKS…