11 January 2021
2020 Duomo 80x80cm olio su tela

Monday 11th January 2021 – Milan Cathedral

Each painting has its own history and its own time of execution. In this painting about the Milan Cathedral, it took me a long time to come to a conclusion. In the lower part of the painting, there is the best part of me, because there are masses of color that collide with each other, created with very direct movements of the palette knife and with the color rendered liquid. Each part of the work is in a certain sense […]
28 December 2020
Opere 2020 Francesco Zavatta

Monday 28th December 2020 – Paintings of the year

We are about to say goodbye to this year 2020, a year so intense and dramatic, which has literally changed our lives. I was happy to have lived it, to have been there, to have fought with spatula and brushes, to have given myself in the many moments of sharing, such as the social live during the first lock down, the Backup exhibition and the many encounters born in the most surprising forms. I give you this image which is […]
21 September 2020
020 Duomo 020 Duomo 20x30cm olio su telaolio su tela

Monday 21st September 2020 – Duomo

Over the years, the city of Milan has made me come out for all that I am: when I had some doubts, it made me be more decisive in my choices, it made me come out directly from the tube of color the essentiality of what I was experiencing. In this small work on the Duomo (20x30cm) there is all the openness of the Lombard sky, into the veils of the clouds. In the lines of the tram on the […]
17 February 2020
Duomo Milano 42x52cm olio su tela

Monday 17th February 2020 – Milan Cathedral

Sometimes it happens to paint with my eyes closed, because I am so inside what I am painting that I close my eyes and throw the liquid color into the canvas, and that is a very nice feeling! It happened in this Milan Cathedral, in the lower part, where I let the color in the fast gestures of yellow, ocher and blue transform into a form that starts from a randomness but which in reality proves to be very vital […]