“Why do you speak to me of the stones? It is only the arch that matters to me.”
Polo answers: “Without stones there is no arch.”

Invisible cities is a project taken from the homonymous novel by Italo Calvino.

“With cities, it is as with dreams: everything imaginable can be dreamed, but even the most unexpected dream is a rebus that conceals a desire or, its reverse, a fear. Cities, like dreams, are made of desires and fears, even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are absurd, their perspectives deceitful, and everything conceals something else.”

“Perché mi parli delle pietre? È solo dell’arco che m’importa.”
Polo risponde: – “Senza pietre non c’è arco.”

Le città invisibili è un progetto tratto dall’omonimo racconto di Italo Calvino.

“Con le città è come con i sogni: tutto l’immaginabile può essere sognato, ma anche il sogno più inatteso è un rebus che nasconde un desiderio o, il suo rovescio, una paura. Le città, come i sogni, sono fatte di desideri e di paure, anche se il filo del loro discorso è segreto, le loro regole sono assurde, le prospettive ingannevoli, e tutto nasconde qualcos’altro.”

 

Laudomia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 200×126 – 2 units 2016

 

 

 

 

Bersabea – Adelma Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 40×30,5 2016

 

 

 

 

Ottavia  Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 2014

 

 

 

 

Pentesilea Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 40×30,5 2016

 

 

 

 

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Tecla Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 175×106,5 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Tecla Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 175×106,5 2016 (details)

 

 

 

 

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Irene Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 175×106,5 2016

 

 

 

 

Betulle Chemicals and engraving on emulsified rolled polyester, variable installation

 

 

 

 

Andria Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 70×50,5 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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Leonia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 175×106,5 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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Fedora Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 200×126 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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Fedora Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 200×126 (details) 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Betulle Chemicals and engraving on emulsified rolled polyester, variable installation

 

 

 

 

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Aglaura Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper – 2 units 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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Clarice Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 2015

 

 

 

 

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Clarice Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 (detail)

 

 

 

 

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Zenobia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 80×60,5 2016

 

 

 

 

Smeraldina Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 2015

 

 

 

 

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Smeraldina  Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 (detail)

 

 

 

 

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Isaura Chemicals on emulsified polyester 89×76 2015

 

 

 

 

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Zemrude Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 40×30 2015 – 2 units

 

 

 

 

 

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Procopia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified paper 40×30,5 2016

 

 

 

 

 

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Eudossia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 2014

 

 

 

 

Eudossia Chemicals and engraving on emulsified polyester 89×76 2014 (detail)

 

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