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“My Weapon Against the Atom Bomb is a Blade of Grass” is a timely title for what seems could be coming our way in 2017…

The title refers to a retrospective at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, of Tancredi Parmeggiani (1927, Feltre – 1964 Rome, Italy) which will run until March 13, 2017. Tancredi’s art fits with my theory about art: The common thread amongst all the art we see in museums and collections is not about the artwork itself but…

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What inspires you?

I have been wondering where inspiration comes from. Guess it can come at any time, and from any where. To me, inspiration is something unexpected, surprising and, at times extraordinary, which expands my consciousness towards the creation of something I had not even thought about. A person, a thing, or an idea can be inspirational.…

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Do Black Lives Really Matter?

Watching news from the U.S. makes one wonder why there is such police barbarism against its Black citizens. It seems that every week there is a new disturbing act of violence. Sadly, after the video of the murder of Laquan McDonald was finally released (the Chicago police tried to block), I felt compelled to create…

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