Laura Cretara: Art in a Coin

“I believe a true presence can be created in a work of art, if one’s hands pass through one’s thoughts, knowledge, the mind… but also through one’s emotions, and therefore the heart.” (cit. Laura Cretara) And Laura Cretara has put a lot of heart into her works of art over more than fifty years in […]

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The polyhedral art of Pietro Annigoni

Above all I feel like me, I feel like myself, I feel like I haven’t betrayed myself. These words, expressed by the artist in an interview with a Rai journalist to describe one of his works, in response to a question on whether he feels more part of one movement than another, immediately transmit his […]

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Grilli signs the P&B calendar medal

The Picchiani & Barlacchi 2015 calendar medal – with a hole in the centre, used by this historical Florentine company to honour clients and famous personalities each year – carries the signature of master Angelo Grilli from Pavia. The artist, sculptor and medallist won the 2015 edition of the Numismatic Art Award for Excellence in […]

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