Butterflowers

Roberta Foglino – 2011 In 2006 Piero Leonardi carriers on with the research of the soul of things and the Roman countryside he sets some poppies free from their stem and … makes them fly. The collection entitled BUTTERFLOWERS starts like this.Here the...

Color on the rock

Paola Zanchi – 2012 “Entering the ‘Soul of Things’ to discover aspects that go beyond common seeing so that my deep understanding can focus on a transfigured composition.”This is the movement that guides Piero Leonardi’s sharp and...

The other doll

Roberta Foglino – 2011 In THE OTHER DOLL the expressive purpose is a double one: on one hand, the woman-object theme is indeed evoked; she is reduced to a petty “thing” since she is deprived of the nobility of her soul – on the other, the...

Visual calligraphy

By Paola Zanchi – 2012 With the simplicity and honesty of a child, Piero Leonardi takes you by the hand and guides you, step by step, along the path of his narration, whose stages are a bit like those of Alice when, chasing White Rabbit, she finds herself in an...

Fantasies of reality

By Franco Campegiani – 2011 I think it is a legend to be debunked that would like reality and fantasy, or body and soul, irreconcilable with each other.This is a gloomy and funereal commonplace that we would do well to dissolve once and for all in order to...