21 January 2019
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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 […]
28 January 2019
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Monday 28th January 2019 – Parking

The artwork of today is from the new series about parking. In this painting I started from a warm orange background. My attention is focused on the lines that define the parking area, the only elements well outlined because they allow me to give a precise direction in the middle of indefiniteness. Inside that empty and abandoned parking, in the fabric of the canvas, there is the attempt to intercept a hidden beauty. These new paintings arouse a certain sense […]
11 February 2019
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Monday 11th February 2019 – Parking

In this painting the warm colors of fuchsia, orange and yellow make me want to go and leave. What matters to me in these abandoned parking is that color and gestures are always harmonious, and that’s why I use strong colors and simplify the perspective lines, just to maximize the emotional impact that I want to convey. The balance of the lines, for me, has not only a meaning of well-constructed painting but also of the search for stability within […]