“Sicily suggests and makes me understand Asia and Africa; it’s not a small thing to be inside this wonderful heart to which so many rays of the universal history are headed.

Profumi di Sicilia – 2

“The cleanliness of the outlines, the softness of everything, the docile interchangeability of the colours, the harmonious uniqueness of sky and sea, sea and shore… once you see them once you will hold them forever”

“Viaggio in Italia” – 1829

Johann Wolfgang Goethe


Outside is the chaos… stillness inside.

Outside is the world, inside is my world,

safe and privileged.

“Sometimes words are not enought;

this is why we need colours, and shapes…

and them notes… And emoticons.”

Alessandro Baricco


Details that make the difference…

Details with tangible boundaries,

where everything shapes.


“Details make perfection… and perfection is not a detail”

Leonardo Da Vinci


When I create something following my heart, it works and pays off;

when I use my brain instead, achieving the target becomes very hard.

“Creativity: anything that wasn’t there before but was achievable in an essential and comprehensive way”

Bruno Munari