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

“THIS MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY IS REAL POP ART AVANT-GARDE”: IN MEMORY OF LINO LAZZARI, ART CRITICIAN

An article written 10 years ago, in the summer of 2011. My macro photography artworks in the review signed by an authoritative art critician: Lino Lazzari, professional journalist, writer, priest in love with art and life, dean in Italy of communication on art, a long editorial militancy for the newspaper “L’Eco di Bergamo”, author of… Read More “THIS MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY IS REAL POP ART AVANT-GARDE”: IN MEMORY OF LINO LAZZARI, ART CRITICIAN

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” #2 / WHAT DO YOU SEE IN THE SCRATCHES OF AN OLD GATE?

Since the beginning of humanity there have always been those who have tried to read the clouds, the sky, the stars of the night, the signs of the earth. In practice, what is part of one’s inner world has always been projected onto the outside, in search of security, explanations, reassurance. I have always been… Read More “PROJECTION GAME” #2 / WHAT DO YOU SEE IN THE SCRATCHES OF AN OLD GATE?

ARCHIPELAGOS OR SOMETHING ELSE? WELCOME TO THE “PROJECTION GAME” # 1

Here is a macro photograph that becomes like a map. In recent days I captured this image on a shop window in Bitonto, Bari, Puglia. So it appeared from the outside, on the public road. I immediately read there archipelagos and imaginary continents to orient myself in parallel worlds (but not too much). Or can… Read More ARCHIPELAGOS OR SOMETHING ELSE? WELCOME TO THE “PROJECTION GAME” # 1

AN IMAGE FOR A TEACHER TRAINING COURSE ON WORDS AND CREATIVE WRITING

Tomorrow, June 15, a training course that I have the pleasure and the honor of conducting for the teachers of the Istituto Comprensivo Cassano-De Renzio will start in Bitonto, in the beautiful land of Puglia, in Southern Italy. The Headmaster, Anna Bellezza, convinced of the importance of the topic, proposed me and Funtasy Editrice to… Read More AN IMAGE FOR A TEACHER TRAINING COURSE ON WORDS AND CREATIVE WRITING