From ceramics onto canvas Italian artist, Amedeo Tremigliozzi: A pictorial orchestration
Swiss Art Gate UAE in co-operation with Emirates Palace, and under the auspices of the Embassy of Italy to the UAE, is going to show “A Pictorial Orchestration” by Italian artist, Amedeo Tremigliozzi in Emirates Palace’s Mezzaluna restaurant, curated by Kurt Blum, general manager of Swiss Art Gate UAE. The launch of the exhibition will be on Tuesday, 21 January 2014, 5.30 – 7.30 pm in Mezzaluna. The exhibition runs until 10 May 2014 and is open to the public daily from 12.30 – 7 pm. Exhibition viewing by appointment only. On display are eighteen acrylic artworks of the Italian artist, Amedeo Tremigliozzi, who is a ceramist at the same time. Amedeo Tremigliozzi was born in 1973 in Benevento. He began his studies at the School of Art Benevento, which soon led him to seek forms and colors, increasingly intense. After graduating in 1993, he decided to expand the old pictorial studies and continue his learning process he enrolled at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples. The passion for decoration attached to forms and ideas led him to attend a course organized by potters Valisannio.
His artistic career began with painting on ceramics, in 2000, in his studio called “Axis Mundi”, which he constantly sought ways and decorations, preparing traditional Italian pottery on adapting an evolutionary process in modern key, and then devoted himself to painting on canvas ranging from classic to contemporary experiences. The desire to continue along this path, with classic decorations of ceramics in a contemporary context, through the direct study, intuitive screens considerable dimensions in the study of light and becoming stronger colors, the artist managed to create an own style “ceramic decoration on canvas,” which condenses with extraordinary intensity, emotions and feelings alive, requested a fanciful imagination.
The nature, spectacular shapes and colors that show the fields and meadows, the irresistibly attract involving your mood, creativity, offering wonderful inspirations. The passion for decoration attached to these forms and ideas ceramic led him to mix these two elements, elaborating on a well orchestrated contemporary pictorial contest with lots of light. Amedeo Tremigliozzi said:”I am always challenged by doing work on canvas, because the work on ceramic is 3-dimensional and the one on canvas is a flat cotton screen only. In the meantime my brain is switching between a 3-dimensionial and a 2-dimensional thinking.”
Mezzaluna diners will enjoy the delicious use of color and texture in the works of art garnishing the walls; a perfect pairing with the vibrant Italian cuisine created in the lively kitchen of Mezzaluna. The restaurant in the iconic Emirates Palace offers the ideal venue to display such a delectable collection of artwork.