7 January 2019
Sleeping Cat oil on canvas

Monday 7th January 2019 – Relax – The sleeping cat

In the first Monday of 2019 I want to start with a new and fun subject, the cat called “Gigiolo” who lives and reigns inside the house of my in-laws. The pose in which I portrayed it is while it is sleeping in its armchair. Seeing that cat so sleepy and relaxed gave me tenderness, and that’s why I made the painting. Today many of us come back to work or to school, I offer you a last memory of […]
14 January 2019

Monday 14th January 2019 – Piazza Duomo

In this view of Piazza Duomo in Milano I started from the ocher of the canvas and then I used the spray to give depth to the paving and black liquid tempera to outline the architecture of the buildings including the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and the facade of the Duomo. This square often strikes me when I go through it because it is full of history and full of timeless charm. I wanted to make this picture like a […]
21 January 2019

Monday 21st January 2019 – Parking

Thanks to a person who works in the safety in construction sites, I had the chance to see a large abandoned area behind the Arese shopping center, where from around 1965 to 2005 Alfa Romeo gave work to over 25,000 people. Struck by the history of these places, I have visited and revisited the large parking area several times and started working on it. These “non-places” convey to me a sense of abandonment, of broken reality where a good part […]