Luca Grippa

Luca Grippa, The cantor of the sea


In the works of the painter and poet, water essentially means the sea, on creative inspiration but does not imply, as would be conventionally expected, the extensive use of shades of blues and blues: color stand out because other heads, including hits the yellow color dear to the artist, which seems to allude to it with many watery light that the cosmos can take in the reflection of heaven, earth, air.


Sail 90x60 oil on canvas 2010



Fish darting 40x50 watercolor on paper 2009


Each painting lives its own story, then materializes in the texture and pictorial memory of a moment, the result of a reflection, the conclusions of an observation, the nature and in it the elements that make up the size of the watery world come to identify with an idea or a memory: for example it happens to the fish, which become paradigms of human existence, as it is stressed in some ways the artist, who often accompanies the pictorial research with a careful and heartfelt poetic reflection



Seawater tempera on paper 40x50 2009

As a consequence, the marine space and more generally the image of nature is transformed into a landscape inhabited by different feelings and emotions, ranging from joy to melancholy atmosphere seems to surround the viewer liquid, that, in the enveloping these works, lives in a panic dive from the natural universe becomes conscious of inner and.

Fish 40x50 watercolor and gouache on paper 2010

It does not seem so random, for the natural element in the reflection from the water, and preferably used are favored watercolor and gouache, which can obtain images from the effects of light and fluffy, in a sign that track becomes deliberately frome course  dynamically unstable and liquidate.

...essentially means sea water -( Fish darting)



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