“Filosofia” by Guido Scarabottolo
“Filosofia” artwork by Guido Scarabottolo.
Cover of the book Filosofia per dame by Maurizio Ferraris, Guanda 2012
Artist: Guido Scarabottolo
Technique: fineart print
Drawing: cm 35x55
Sheet: cm 40x60
Printed by: Milano Printmakers
Guido Scarabottolo was born in Sesto San Giovanni, Italy in 1947. After graduating in architecture from the Polytechnic of Milan, in 1973 he joined the Arcoquattro studio operating in architecture and visual communication in the publishing and advertising sectors. A graphic designer and illustrator, he has worked for all the big Italian publishers, RAI television company, the main advertising agencies and major national companies; his collaborations include work in Japan and the United States. He turns his hand to design for pleasure, occasionally creating objects and furniture. His illustrations have appeared in numerous exhibitions, in Italy and abroad. He lives and works in Milan.
The artist donated this artwork to Terre des Hommes Italia and Le Belle Arti - ArtePassante Project.
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