Oct 22, 2014

Alessandro Piangiamore
Transforming Material

Léandra Ricou
Alessandro Piangiamore Transforming Material

Primavera Piangiamore, Alessandro Piangiamore. Photo Credit: Magazzino.

Alessandro Piangiamore is an Italian artist from Rome. He won in 2015 the sixteenth edition of Premio Cairo in Milan, which rewards Italian art.

He shows the different shapes one can get from the same raw material by transforming it.

In 2014, during the FIAC, Alessandro Piangiamore and Gianluca Malgeri exhibited two new projects at Made in Town: La cera di Roma (wax) and Primavera Piangiamore (glass), transformation of the materials by the hot melting.

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Léandra Ricou

Léandra Ricou

Made in Fontenay-aux-Roses. Both a freelance writer and a press agent, she writes about fashion and people behind it: designers, craftsmen and industrialists. She is a regular contributor on Maison d’Exceptions and Made in France Première Vision online magazines, among others. She is graduated from the Institut de Management et de Communication Interculturels, formerly Institut Supérieur d’Interprétation et de Traduction and from the Institut Français de la Mode.

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