Installation: Mixed Media on Other.
Size: 9.8 H x 2 W x 2 in
Italian authoritarianism is old like his history.
I often consider art as a way to advertise concepts. Images and objects do have an effect on audience, and such an effect gives the artist a great responsibility. Under this responsibility, art turns out to be politics. For this project, the effect I intend to achieve is to give the viewer the consciousness of being Italian and embedded in western culture. These pictures unmask that being Italian and Western means being catholic, fascist, mafioso, consumer...
As interference we don’t indicate just a cardinal introducing his theory about Italian politics problems, or the Prime Minister running all mass media in his country, or some members of government exalting Mussolini. Inference is in every single moment of an Italian life and, on the whole, every occidental life. As an instance, during 2000 years Christianity steal in our politics, in our hearts, even in our bodies in such a deep way that today we are not even able to see the chains that bind us.
These works aim to reveal this condition, using the most direct language, art.
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