These works were created in my darkroom through the mixing of chemicals, and through their temperature changes, as well as water and light temperature variations on emulsified paper. This technique is based on the concept of cause and effect and on the dialectics between my action on matter and its reaction to it, but I also give vent to a high percentage of non-deterministic mechanisms. These works are narrating bright, fantastic landscapes, psychological  distortions, epiphanies, déjà vu, dreamlike visions, as well as flashbacks. They are undecided, imbued with light, even though they are paradoxically realized in the total absence of light.

Epiphany è una serie di opere realizzate in camera oscura attraverso sovrapposizioni di sostanze chimiche, variazioni di temperatura di quest’ultime, dell’acqua e fonti luminose su carte emulsionate. La tecnica è basata sul concetto di causa-effetto e sulla visione dialettica tra gli input che io do alla materia e la sua capacità di reazione, lasciando però ampio margine ad una percentuale di meccanismi non deterministici. Narrano paesaggi luminosi, fantastici, distorsioni della psiche, epifanie, déjà vu, visioni oniriche e flashback. Sono ambivalenti, intrisi di luce e, paradossalmente, vengono realizzati nella quasi totale assenza di essa.

 

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Epiphany #01 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

Epiphany #17 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #23 – #26  Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #19 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

Epiphany #03 – #05 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

Epiphany #09 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #15 Chemicals on emulsified paper 127×150 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #07 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #21 – #18 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #08 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #13 Chemicals on emulsified paper 127×150 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #16 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #20 Chemicals on emulsified paper 127×150 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Epiphany #04 Chemicals on emulsified paper 150×127 2014

 

 

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