“My artworks try to job an alternate perception of truth which is not exclusively dependent on what is noticeable, but one more truth projected by enabling my unconscious to freely convey alone.”


For Nello Petrucci, newspaper clippings, photographs, and film posters are the beginning stage of a multi-layered environment. His performs provide collage and painting together in unique trend and the artist draws inspiration from his expert everyday living and scientific studies, as nicely as the abundant cultural heritage of his native Italy. The effects are performs that allow for the viewer to come to be an lively participant in its that means.

Nello Petrucci operating in his studio

How did you find out your use of or desire for collage?

I have not had a described desire numerous points seem in your future without the need of foreseeing it.
During my scientific studies in Rome, I was leasing houses and I did not have substantially dollars to acquire paintings or points like that, so the most inexpensive and lovely matter, and at the identical time interesting to dangle, were being the motion picture posters. I gathered them and, without the need of realizing it at very first, I had so substantially product in front of my eyes. So I begun working with them. Which is how my inventive study was born.

Nello Petrucci with artist and Agora Gallery staff
Nello Petrucci (middle), throughout an opening reception at Agora Gallery with fellow artist Michael Dolen, Gallery Director Eleni Cocordas, and Assistant Director Anna Lustberg.

What is your greatest inspiration for developing your performs?

I imagine of anything that has a pretty nice visible affect simply because I consider that in a perform, in addition to thought, splendor is always elementary, but, at the identical time, it brings out a great thought, without the need of any frills.

What is your inventive course of action? How do you start off developing your have collages?

It is pretty difficult to make clear my course of action, while it appears to be basic and purely natural. I compose the pieces, I be a part of them like a puzzle, developing the environment of connections, joined together. It is not effortless adequate to combine modest feelings. It commences with a psychological course of action I by now have and I come across my inspiration when everything is harmonious. Then, the perform finds its have way.

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How did arithmetic and astrophysics influence your inventive course of action?

“Mathematics is the alphabet in which God wrote the universe” –Galileo Galilei

I’m neither a mathematician, nor an astrophysicist, but this intrigues me a good deal.
So, I adore to know my predecessors, in particular the thinkers, the people who have seriously transformed humankind’s thinking, people who have transformed the way we appear at points, in particular Galileo Galilei. Points are united by invisible bonds. You can not catch a flower without the need of disturbing a star. Arithmetic has a specified importance in the generation of the universe and, hence, has substantially to do with the humankind and, as a result, with art in basic.

There is a good deal of symbolism in your collages. Can you chat about it a bit?

The boundary between what the eyes see and what the soul perceives is 1 of the most interesting points that an artist can give to the spectator or the environment. The symbols are important and elementary in my perform.

Nello Petrucci at Agora Gallery
Nello Petrucci’s performs at Agora Gallery

Immediately after your exhibition at the Agora Gallery, the place will we see your performs?

I’m operating on a large job in New York, but it’s not official still, let us wait around a bit. Also, in Italy, in Pompeii, all-around September there will be a great exhibition on Pompeii and the thought of ancient Pompeian painters, who are pretty important for me. A new obstacle awaits me.

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You can master extra about Nello Petrucci’s course of action on his Artist Profile. His artworks are element of Agora Gallery‘s group exhibition, From Italy with Like, offered in partnership with Contemply Agency, Florence, Italy.

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