GEMELLI DIVERSI Framework size: 45 x 55 cm, with a thickness of 10 cm Framework size with frame: 59 x... Read More
size: 45 x 55 cm, with a thickness of 10 cm
Framework size with frame: 59 x 69 cm,
with a thickness of 13 cm
Year of production 2020
Painting technique: acrylic on canvas, thickness of sponge treated with glue
and prepared for canvas, relief made with chalk.
Frame made by the author of the painting, with wooden profiles and relief made
with plaster, coloured with resin with sand and pigments.
This painting ranked second in the
“Italian Art Festival Master” organized by the Phaos cultural association,
August 2021 in Selvino (BG), Italy.
This painting ranked second in the “Italian Art Festival” organized by the Phaos cultural association, July 2021 in Selvino (BG), Italy.
DIVERSI / NON-IDENTICAL TWINS
by twins, friends of mine. As kids they looked pretty much identical, but with
time they slowly started looking different from one another – mirroring those
identities and peculiarities they always had within.
The picture comes out as 13th in a series of paintings called TREDISMO, a
technique that I have experimented and innovated, inspired by paintings by
artists that use a lot of relief. At the end of 2018 I started experimenting
with strong reliefs on hard panel, and in the middle of the following year I
made the first three-dimensional painting on canvas. The first painting was
made with a sponge cube. Treated sponge is ideal for canvas effect, giving soft
consistency and texture to the piece. While looking at the cube I was thinking
of a name, and the word "cubism" came to mind - but I certainly
couldn't use this name. Cubist paintings are works in two dimensions, while
this painting of mine developed in three dimensions: here was born the name