References

The paintings refer directly to some of the most famous oeuvres in the history of art: by masters like Giorgia O’Keeffe, Marcel Duchamp, Edward Munch, Gerhard Richter and cyber punk literature!

 

The sky above the port 100x150 cm

The sky above the port 100x150 cm

Acrylic on canvas, 2016 “The sky above the port was the colour of television, tuned to a dead channel” is the opening sentence in William Gibson's novel Neuromancer, published in 1984

Woman Reading (second version)

Woman Reading (second version)

Stefania Pinsone, 40 cm x 85 cm - acrylic painting on canvas - 2017 The primary source of inspiration for this portrait (my own portrait…) is Gerhard Richter’s "Woman Reading", but here the technique enhances the meaning of the artwork:  Richter is the painter of the Polaroid era, my goal was to represent the era of the digital revolution and how that impacts our life

Nude descending a staircase (SOLD)

Nude descending a staircase (SOLD)

Stefania Pinsone, 97 cm x 39 cm - acrylic painting on canvas - 2013 (Private collection) The painting refers directly to one of the most famous painting of Gerhard Richter

Digimarc orchid (SOLD)

Digimarc orchid (SOLD)

Stefania Pinsone, 61 cm x 80 cm - acrylic painting on canvas - 2013 The viewer is attracted by the colours, as well as by the ambiguity and the strong symbols of sexuality in images that capture the attention in the constant stream of images in the media. The aesthetic exhibition is often exploited for commercial reasons exemplified by the digimarcs on the orchid.