Matteo Mauro, born in Sicily and currently based in the UK. He graduates at the University College of London and studies and works with influential designers such as Isaie Bloch and Ron Arad. His instrument of artistic expression are cotemporary techniques of representation which reinvents the traditional engraving methods. Matteo Mauro Inscription Paintings have won many awards around the world for their unpreceded technology, including Master of Art 2018 and International Van Gogh Prize. He is well- known for his series of Micromegalic Inscriptions. His research has been published in a worldwide distributed book, Micromegalic Inscriptions. His works have been exhibited at Royal Academy of Arts, MACS, Marte Museum, MEAM, Museo della Frabbrica, Dubai Design District, Qianjiang International Art Museum, Le Salon des Indépendants…
Towards a Blue Mannerism
A personal reinterpretation of the Mannerism style that translates into an encounter full of vibrations capable of transferring all the elegance of the sixteenth century inspiration into a language that speaks the Contemporary, precisely because it is imbued with classic vibrations. In this perspective, Mannerism is transformed into a fantasy world.