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A JOURNEY THROUGH PAINTING AND POETRY, since 2013

October 2013, Nowhere During summer 2013 Opiemme started “A journey through painting and poetry“. A project inspired by the first steps in his artistic quest: bringing poetry closer to people. With a series of public poetic paintings, concieved in a site specific way, with attention to local poets, Opiemme created a poetic route (of street  … Read more

“A journey through painting and poetry”: Italy

  This project was covered by ZIGULINE webzine, and supported by: Portanova12 (Bologna), 3)5 Artecontemporanea (Rieti)   Ariano Irpino, 2013 11 stages: Torino, Bologna, Rieti, Pizzo Calabro, Faggiano (Taranto), Ariano Irpino, Menfi, Genova, Tirano (Sondrio), Roma, Gaeta/Terracina 18 murals: from 30 to 180 square meters, a 7 km “River of words” painted on the pavements  … Read more

ASK THE DUST, ASK THE PEOPLE

February 2014, Turin “People don’t take trips… trips take people” J. Steinbeck “To be a real artist you have to be a real person” Victor Rice The journey” is a poetic prerogative. In 2013, Opiemme crossed Italy. The “journey through painting and poetry”, recounted by Huffington Post, drew a symbolic line of street poetry from  … Read more

BEFORE LEAVING

February 2014, Nowhere “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” John Steinbeck I made this work (left) just a few weeks after the devastating earthquake of 12th January 2010 in Haiti. I clearly remember that moment: I was on a train from Milan to Turin.  … Read more

STREETPOETRY ON HUFFPOST

October 2013, Nowhere On October 23, Brooklyn Street Art came out with a very nice review about “A journey through painting and poetry” project. It was also published on the American The Huffington Post. Here are the words by Jaime Rojo and Steven Harrington, co-founders of Brooklyn Street Art “What do you write?” For decades  … Read more

BUNKER TORINO

A journey through painting and poetry May 2013, Turin Guest of Bunker, in Turin. Opiemme painted the famous poem “The Raven” by E. A. Poe and a letters ball, a bit of practice before leaving for the journey. On Artribune On The Huffington Post ZIGULINE (all stages) (It)

“CHARTA MAP”, SWAB FAIR, BARCELLONA

October 2015, Barcelona, Spain Portanova12 Gallery (Bologna) in Swab Fair. In that occasion I showned some new works of the series “Charta – Map” with a curatorial text by Karin Gavassa. Big up to Gigi Piana for this nice experience together. This was the occasion for making a combo with Alessandra Maio. Here is the  … Read more

INSIDEART INTERVIEW

May 2015, Nowhere A short and quick conversation between journalist and curator Alessia Carlino and Opiemme. You may read it on line here (just italian, english version below and on paper version). Here is an artwork available for the lauch project of Insideart Gallery INSIDEART INSIDEART, where to find the magazine Don’t call him street  … Read more

GENOA WITH OLIVIA GIOVANNINI

Un viaggio di pittura e poesia September 2013, Genoa Rolli Days Festival, Palazzo Rosso #13 / / on HER own a performance by Olivia Giovannini site-specific: Opiemme Photo courtesy: Donato Aquaro, Luigi Fogliati, Sara Spallarossa, Marco Pezzati On Artribune On The Huffington Post ZIGULINE (all stages) (It)

FAGGIANO JONIO JAZZ FESTIVAL

A journey through painting and poetry August 2013, Faggiano (Taranto) JONIO JAZZ FESTIVAL A tribute to Louis Armstrong painted with Cheko’s Art On The Huffington Post ZIGULINE (all stages) (It)

TO PASCOLI – PIZZO CALABRO MURA MURA FEST

A journey through painting and poetry July 2013, Pizzo Calabro MURA MURA FEST Works: “This sea is full of voices, this sky is full of visions…” On words by Giovanni Pascoli “Butterfly” Inspired to Arrigo Boito’s “Dualism” “I am light and darkness; angelic Butterfly or filthy vermin I am a fallen cherub Damned to roam  … Read more

ABOUT

  PUBLICATIONS   Daniele Tozzi (2017), Words into shapes – The graphic art of calligram, Monsa Pubblications Elena Paloscia (2016), Vortex, Matlisko (Ravenna edition’s catalog) Francesco Scopellitti (2016), La via dell’agave, Matlisko (cover) Nicholas Ganz (2015), Street messages, Dokument Press Distribution Luca Beatrice (2015), Imago Mundi Praestigium Italia I Contemporary artist from Italy, Fabrica Elena  … Read more