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Giovanni Greco
Nationality: it Italy


111 artworks   Artistic domains : Mixed Media, Painting, Photography

Born in Catania (Italy), the city in which they live and work .
After the unfinished biology studies and the completion of studies he attended the art school of the nude in Catania and early 90s he began his career as a painter ; In those years he worked as an assistant at galleries , cultural associations that motivate and enrich the culture that encouraged him to pursue his artistic activity ; at the same time a strong passion for the art of the '500 and '600 led him to investigate and study the technique of painting through careful observation and analysis of the works of Caravaggio, Poussin and especially Flemish van Eyck , Brueghel , Bosch ; trying to satisfy his need classicist takes care of Hellenic art in general belief that in it the aesthetic as well as technical perfection are exhaustive to fill his unusual curiosity that led him to intersect the contemporary painting in order to expand his knowledge and find the its interior dimension driven by a greater reflection on life and trying to interpret the " thinking " sometimes ineffable as a means to put in a new light the fundamental problems of our mind never ceases to rid putting in scene of visual blackmail , blackmail the soul. his artistic side at the same time by the examples of surrealism as the thought of breaking the daily and represent a permanent revolt against the commonplace of existence, to break free from it and De Chirico as the way to be able to enter into a personal space dimension and time where it is possible to resolve two layers , apparently contradictory , the dream and the objective reality into a kind of absolute reality ; farther on he devoted himself so totally to the metaphysical painting not so much as to the stylistic choices for the brought interest that is expressed in a firmness of composition ; objects , figures and the same space that become mighty masses given by volume dark color and pasty in a context where time seems suspended between the persons arrested and the influence of the metaphysical and neoclassical references taken from the works of the past emptied of time, into an unknown world .
Born in Catania (Italy), the city in which they live and work .
After the unfinished biology studies and the completion of studies he attended the art school of the nude in Catania and early 90s he began his career as a painter ; In those years he worked as an assistant at galleries , cultural associations that motivate and enrich the culture that encouraged him to pursue his artistic activity ; at the same time a strong passion for the art of the '500 and '600 led him to investigate and study the technique of painting through careful observation and analysis of the works of Caravaggio, Poussin and especially Flemish van Eyck , Brueghel , Bosch ; trying to satisfy his need classicist takes care of Hellenic art in general belief that in it the aesthetic as well as technical perfection are exhaustive to fill his unusual curiosity that led him to intersect the contemporary painting in order to expand his knowledge and find the its interior dimension driven by a greater reflection on life and trying to interpret the " thinking " sometimes ineffable as a means to put in a new light the fundamental problems of our mind never ceases to rid putting in scene of visual blackmail , blackmail the soul. his artistic side at the same time by the examples of surrealism as the thought of breaking the daily and represent a permanent revolt against the commonplace of existence, to break free from it and De Chirico as the way to be able to enter into a personal space dimension and time where it is possible to resolve two layers , apparently contradictory , the dream and the objective reality into a kind of absolute reality ; farther on he devoted himself so totally to the metaphysical painting not so much as to the stylistic choices for the brought interest that is expressed in a firmness of composition ; objects , figures and the same space that become mighty masses given by volume dark color and pasty in a context where time seems suspended between the persons arrested and the influence of the metaphysical and neoclassical references taken from the works of the past emptied of time, into an unknown world .


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BIOGRAPHY

BIOGRAPHY


Born in Catania (Italy), the city in which they live and work .
After the unfinished biology studies and the completion of studies he attended the art school of the nude in Catania and early 90s he began his career as a painter ; In those years he worked as an assistant at galleries , cultural associations that motivate and enrich the culture that encouraged him to pursue his artistic activity ; at the same time a strong passion for the art of the '500 and '600 led him to investigate and study the technique of painting through careful observation and analysis of the works of Caravaggio, Poussin and especially Flemish van Eyck , Brueghel , Bosch ; trying to satisfy his need classicist takes care of Hellenic art in general belief that in it the aesthetic as well as technical perfection are exhaustive to fill his unusual curiosity that led him to intersect the contemporary painting in order to expand his knowledge and find the its interior dimension driven by a greater reflection on life and trying to interpret the " thinking " sometimes ineffable as a means to put in a new light the fundamental problems of our mind never ceases to rid putting in scene of visual blackmail , blackmail the soul. his artistic side at the same time by the examples of surrealism as the thought of breaking the daily and represent a permanent revolt against the commonplace of existence, to break free from it and De Chirico as the way to be able to enter into a personal space dimension and time where it is possible to resolve two layers , apparently contradictory , the dream and the objective reality into a kind of absolute reality ; farther on he devoted himself so totally to the metaphysical painting not so much as to the stylistic choices for the brought interest that is expressed in a firmness of composition ; objects , figures and the same space that become mighty masses given by volume dark color and pasty in a context where time seems suspended between the persons arrested and the influence of the metaphysical and neoclassical references taken from the works of the past emptied of time, into an unknown world .


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