Executive Poetics of the Painting Steps to Murazzi
All the painting how Steps to Murazzi, are created with basic pencil sketch drawing and oil on canvas.
First Assurfivo period. The geometrical abstraction represented here is to be considered in a pure, absolute manner, since the surrealistic element consists above all of the play on words in the titles of the works.
Which conjure up moods conveyed through chromatic streaks lacking perspective and clearly shaped and outlined. Blue, yellow, red and green. Roberto Piaia’s chromatic constants prevail here rather insistently.
Coloured streaks enhanced by decorative patterns without tone – the artist’s fully recognizable signature – soar like light blades over the stage of a highly rhythmic psychedelic show. Or rather like straight parallel roads leading to a vanishing point on a distant utopian horizon. Paolo Levi Art Critic