Matteo Sanna: 18720, Out of Here

Matteo Sanna, 18720 - Out of here #4, 2017, 100 x 100 cm celeste medium, acylic and breaths on canvas

There is one thing that we do every day, every hour, every minute and every second almost without even realizing: breathing!On average are made to 13 breaths in a minute, and then multiplied by one hour is 780 breaths in a day are about 18720. Life begins with the first breath and ends with the last, in the middle is our life. The breath is

Ren Hang: The Art of Taboo


‘I don’t really view my work as taboo, because I don’t think so much in cultural context, or political context. I don’t intentionally push boundaries, I just do what I do.’ Born in jilin province in 1987, Hang was best know for his images of chinese youth, often naked and arranged in strange and surreal compositions. Poet and photographer, the artist combined urban and

Ceslovas Cesnakevicius: Zoo


Lithuanian artist Ceslovas Cesnakevicius‘ photo manipulations using two images imagine what it would be like if we shared our every day world with wild animals. The whimsical black and white photographs were taken during Cesnakevicius travels in London and Amsterdam. ‘I saw the diversity of people of different cultures and nationalities, with all sorts of extravagant outfits and looks and yet people keep to themselves

Venice 73 Special: La La Land, Nocturnal Animals, Austeritz, Safari, Voyage of Time

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La La Land (Damien Chazelle) CONCORSO VENEZIA73 – film d’apertura: La La Land racconta la storia di Mia, aspirante attrice, e di Sebastian, appassionato di musica Jazz, che cercano di arrivare a fine mese in una città famosa per distruggere le speranze e infrangere cuori. Ambientato nella Los Angeles di oggi, questo originale musical sulla vita di ogni giorno esplora le gioie e i dolori

Nicola Mette: Who Am I To Judge


Who am I to judge. A phrase that has been around the international media: spoken by the present Pope, Francis, and he was referring to a demand made to him during a return trip by plane from a journalist about the pedophile scandals and violence perpetrated by several priests, cardinals and clergy around the world. The Pope’s response was out of context and was seen

Paul Thomas Anderson: The Master

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La realtà è perduta. Lo spasmodico desiderio d’amore passionale impossibile, quale unica salvezza di un’utopica ricerca di ordine nella psiche. Freddie Quell siamo noi uomini raffigurati nella personale perdizione del nostro vizio: l’istintivo desiderio carnale, nell’abbandonarsi a se stessi, una sotto forma di castrazione dal reale alienante che nutre quel desiderio di abuso catalizzato da un tormento perenne. Il protagonista di The Master interpretato da

Hsiao-Ron Cheng: Kindred To Bloom


Hsiao-Ron Cheng is a 1986-born Taiwanese digital artist/illustrator. She started to work as a freelance illustrator in 2012 and soon get international attention. In the same year, her work has been shortlisted for Young Illustrator Award. Hsiao-Ron’s clients range from fashion brand to design agencies worldwide. Other experiences include a digital painting of 8ft mural for coffee shop interior design. ” Photoshop is my kung-fu.

Tara Donovan: Morphologies


Donovan says of her work, “It is not like I’m trying to simulate nature. It’s more of a mimicking of the way of nature, the way things actually grow”. With regards to her artistic process, Donovan explained that she chooses the material before she decides what can be done with it. She noted in an interview that she thinks “in terms of infinity, of (the

Ramon Todo: Rocking


“The rocks out here in the Northwest fascinate me. Growing up in Florida, there wasn’t much in the way of rocks that I remember.. just tiny pebbles and sand. But out here, there are big, beautiful rocks! I always marvel at the variety when we find ourselves in a dry, rocky river bed”. Tokyo born artist Ramon Todo splices pieces of stone, volcanic rock, obsidian,

Guy Laramée: Erosion of Cultures


In the course of his 30 years of practice, interdisciplinary artist Guy Laramée has created in such varied and numerous disciplines as theater writing and directing, contemporary music composition, musical instrument design and building, singing, video, scenography, sculpture, installation, painting, and literature. He has received more than 30 arts grants and was awarded the Canada Council’s Joseph S. Stauffer award for musical composition. His work