Jean-Michel Basquiat…….the ugliness of everyday racism.

In front of Jean-Michel’s work we are clearly in front of an unhappy aesthetic expression, we travel the roads of restlessness, we observe the ugly. A blatant objectivity and extrinsically annoying, edgy, because it actually shows us what is inherent in humanity especially when it is far from civil coexistence and ethics. A film of […]

May 12, 2021…100 years ago Joseph Beuys was born.

100 years ago, on May 12, 1921, German artist Joseph Beuys was born. For those who occasionally pop into contemporary art museums, you might come across some of his puzzling, decidedly peculiar, almost “strange”, but tremendously human and familiar works. This artist was a shaman and prophet of his time, and of what was to […]

Angelo Vincenzo De Cillis

Angelo Vincenzo De Cillis was born in 1938 in Trepuzzi (Le), while still young he moved to Manduria. He taught art education in state schools from 1960 to 1996. From 1961 to 1990 he exhibited in the Salento area and in Manduria in cultural circles. From 1970 to 1985 he made numerous works for religious […]