"IOAMOINAVIGLI, Alda Merini" by Antonio Spanedda
"IOAMOINAVIGLI, Alda Merini" print by Antonio Spanedda.
"IOAMOINAVIGLI, Alda Merini" was made in 2013, it is an HD print on methacrylate and cardboard (50x50 cm), 10-print run.
The work is one of three subjects dedicated to illustrious personalities who have contributed to making the Navigli district of Milan famous (Alda Merini, Enzo Jannacci and Leonardo Da Vinci).
Antonio Spanedda, born in Novara in 1961, graduated in plastic arts from the Brera Academy in Milan. In the 90s he presented an aero-painting show to the public and as an actor he participated in several TV shows on national networks. He founded the Argilla group of performers and has collaborated with Stalker theater and Michelangelo Pistoletto. In 1999 he exhibited in Rome with Vettor Pisani, Giosetta Fioroni and Fabio Mauri. In 2005 he took part in the Venice Biennale.
In 2010 he set up the artistic project IOTIAMO focused on Universal Love.
The work comes with a certificate and catalog plus a personalized IOTIAMO autographed ticket.
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In the past year, Cesvi has helped over 3 million people in 26 countries all over the world, with the help of staff made up primarily of local personnel (88%). 93% of the funds that are raised are allocated directly to field projects. It was the first association in Italy that received the Oscar di Bilancio in 2000 and 2011 for its transparency.