Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Magnificent Chance

"Magnificent Chance" (2014) The opportunities arise when you least expect it: If then it is a magnificent chance ... maybe the best thing is to try not to lose it!

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Rebirth of Love

"Rebirth Of Love" (2013) Whether you have a stable relationship or that we are single, the rebirth of love is always a magical moment that leaves us amazed and happy...

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Gentle Feelings

Gentle Feelings (2014) - Nowadays many people think that a strong and aggressive attitude are the right way to deal with life, but I think that at the end, kind and sincere feelings give the best results to achieve our own happiness

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Creation Du Monde

Creation Du Monde (2014) My free interpretation of Adam: probably a bit more mischievous of the classical iconography but I imagined the moment as full of tense and passion, something very sensual... perhaps that is why it has inspired me a title in French...

The Argonauts_Hylas - Study Sketch

The Argonauts_Hylas - Study Sketch (2010)

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Welcome Sight

"Welcome Sight" (2014) When it is said that first impression is essential ... a welcome sight can say everything....

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Passionate Reply

"Passionate Reply" (2013) Love and passion are two things I can not imagine separated from each other: often for every proposal of the beloved, the response is passionate as is stronger the love that binds two persons ....

Monday, January 6, 2014

Idyllic

"Idyllic" (2014) To start the new year I wanted to create a drawing that was particularly characterized by harmony, peace, serenity: an idyllic situation that I wish for everyone.

Saturday, December 28, 2013

Summer Daydream

"Summer Daydream" (2013) with this drawing is completed the series of the seasons:. Summer is certainly one of the most exciting seasons ...  many summer situations remain etched in our memory as daydreams ...

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Blooming Spring

"Blooming Spring" (2013) After the winter weather, the awakening of nature is always a delight...but not only the flowers bloom in the spring: even our senses gather new vigor...

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Thoughtful Winter

"Thoughtful Winter" (2013) Always winter forces us (or allow us) to a slower pace and so to have more time to think ...  also nature slows down its own rhythms waiting for the rebirth when the warm weather arrives: each period has its usefulness and there is always some good reason to appreciate every moment of the year.

Monday, November 25, 2013

Glowing Autumn

"Glowing Autumn" (2013)Autumn is not one of my favorite seasons, perhaps because the arrival of the cold is not really to my liking but I think there is something good in learning how to appreciate also the things that we like less.... because when you least expect it, there is always something manages to surprise us!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Halcyon

"Halcyon" (2013) I think basically a carefree life is something that everyone wants... sometimes it takes a few things to be happy.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Enamoured

"Enamoured" (2013) When the gaze of love is worth a thousand words....

Thursday, October 24, 2013

"Graceful Revival"

"Graceful Revival" (2013) Sometimes to avoid the stress of everyday life is  enough to go back to taste the little things simple and delicious: sometimes indulge in a bit of sweet indolence is a just reward....

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Enchanted Angel

"Enchanted Angel" (2013) - Sometimes falling in love is like the beating of fluffy angel wings........

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Bacchus's Elation

"Bacchus's Elation" (2013) Autumn approaches and the cold season ..... The enthusiasm, euphoria, excitement of the summer in a few days will just be memories: this is why I wanted to make a drawing to celebrate the joy of living.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Blissful

"Blissful" (2013) There are serene moments in our life, sometimes unexpected, of pure bliss...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Taste Of Life

"Taste Of Life" (2013) Who would not want a true taste of life.....

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Desire on the Beach

"Desire On The Beach" (2013) A little holiday souvenir to celebrate the end of the summer....

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Dreamy Lad

"Dreamy Lad" (2013) - "We are made of the same substance of dreams" (Shakespeare).....
I believe that without dreams our lives would be meaningless and it is very important that we give value to our wishes.... though always keeping your feet on the ground, obviously.

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Dazzled

"Dazzled" (2013) There are things that can dazzle us and leave us speechless .... in any case the memories of these moments are among those who most remain etched in our memory.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Youth

"Youth" (2013) With this drawing I tried to depict my vision of youth: a picture that can remember the iconic painting "Jeune homme assis au bord de la mer" by Hippolyte Flandrin, even if I have tried to convey a spirit less melancholy, but more cheerful and seductive, more appropriate to the sense of hope that brings with it the young age.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Ride The Wild

"Ride The Wild" (2013) Often, the life of today imposes on us rhythms and behaviors that are dictated by the conventions: I think sometimes it would be nice to be able to let go and return to the natural way and relax ... at least for a while ...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Angel's Touch

"Angel's Touch" (2013) With this drawing I wanted to make visible that feeling of connection with something supernatural that sometimes in life you feel like a real thing... and sometimes the meeting of a real person is like an encounter with an angel...

Monday, June 24, 2013

Surrender to Love

"Surrender To Love" (2013) _ A drawing that represents a time when everyone, sooner or later, we have to decide whether to resist or surrender to the love.....

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Troilus

"Troilus" (2013) - Troilus is a legendary character associated with the story of the Trojan War was the protagonist of many stories of Greek mythology, but above all Troilus was considered as a comparison of young male beauty, and since the medieval tradition, Troilus was regarded as a comparison of the faithful courtly lover and also of the virtuous pagan knight...

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Daphnis

"Daphnis" (2013) Daphnis, was a Sicilian shepherd and the inventor of pastoral poetry. He was a pupil of Pan god of the wild, shepherds and flocks, nature of mountain wilds, hunting and rustic music ... a perfect eromenos of the Arcadia....

Study Sketches




The Glorious Achilles (2010) - Apollo's Delight (2009) -Threshold (2009) - Passing Storm (2008)-
Some of the study sketches I made for the original drawing, now availables as Ltd Ed. Prints.

Saturday, April 27, 2013

"The Brave Patroclus" (2011) This it the study sketch I made for the color drawing (released in 2011)

Friday, April 19, 2013

Dauntless Love

"Dauntless Love" (2013) this drawing is dedicated to all those small, big "daily deeds" that make grow a relationship: love can not be afraid of anything and when you really love someone, you are willing to do anything... the important thing is to do that when it's worth it.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Vernal Glimpse

"Vernal Glimpse" (2013) Winter is finally over, but the cold is still felt... With this drawing I wanted to represent a glance towards the spring and the warm days, with the all the pleasant things that may offer....

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Radiance Of The Hero

"Radiance Of The Hero" (2013) When all seems lost, and the world we used to know seems to collapse on itself, is the power of hope gives us the strength to fight back and find within us the radiance of the hero...

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Haven

"Haven" (2013) Each of us has his refuge where one can feel safe as a king in his castle...

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Solace

"Solace" (2013) I thought we all need a moment in which you feel comfortable or to "recharge the batteries" after a stressful period and with this drawing I tried to depict this moment ....

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Expectation

"Expectation" (2013)  - The whole world is going through a time that can be defined in many ways uncertain: We all have high expectations for our lives and for the future in general and this drawing represents two different types of waiting... My best wishes to everybody!

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

REVERIE

"Reverie" (2012) A young man eats cherries in a veranda covered with climbing plants facing the sea .... This drawing represents a daydreaming, just a reverie about a summer day in effect, that could likely be the prologue to an idyllic moment....

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The Angel Enthralled

The Angel Enthralled (2012) with this drawing I tried to tell about the candour of a sincere heart that is fascinated love: when the angel meets passion its purity is put at risk because the joys of love are always accompanied by a part of suffering...

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Daybreak

"DayBreak" (2012) The scene is set in a sort of arcadia, considered the idyllic place of  the golden age of the world.... A drawing that describes the burst of the day: the transition from night to day brings its load of duties but is also a bearer of hope for new happiness....

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Alexander the Conqueror

"Alexander the Conqueror" (2012) Also for the famous Macedonian king I wanted to create a new drawing that would put in irsalto his skills as a sovereign always eager to add new conquests to his kingdom.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

General Hephaestion

"General Hephaestion" (2012) For this new drawing I chose to depict once again a historical character whose story is always interesting from any point of view. This time I wanted to represent him in a pose less intimate and sensual because I think it deserves to be remembered also for his courage and his strategic capabilities.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Olympian Victorious

"Olympian Victorious" (2012)With this third drawing dedicated to the Olympics I wanted to celebrate the glory of the victors, to their families and their team: even the greatest talent needs to be developed with training and support of those who loves us. Anyway, I don't forget the value of the effort of all  participants because The Olympics are of everyone of them.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Olympian Torch-bearer

"Olympian Torch-bearer" (2012) With this drawing I wanted to celebrate one of the most exciting symbols of the opening ceremony of the Olympics: The Olympic torch bearers as those who carry the flag of your country and the athletes themselves remind us that this event is of all of us.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Olympian Gymnast

"Olympian Gymnast" (2012) Olympics in London are about to start and I decided to dedicate a drawing of a not mythological character, but no less heroic. In the next few days the athletes participating in the Olympics will compete for the glory of their country .. something that is very exciting to think of it.

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Adonis

"Adonis" (2012) - Adonis has taken on many roles in each historical period, but here I chose to portray him as the symbol of youthful male beauty, perhaps one of the reasons it is best known.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Inspiring Apollo

"Inspiring Apollo" (2012) Apollo was for the Greeks and Romans also, the god of arts, medicine, music, prophecy and the light of day. As leader of the Muses was also a patron of poetry: in a few words a god of inspiration from all points of view....

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Spartacus Rising

"Spartacus Rising" (2012): a new drawing of which the  theme is this legendary character who is very popular also thanks to some television series. I think the thing that I like most about him is the ability not to lose hope that things will improve and undertakes because this can happen.