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Paula Metallo is an Italian American contemporary artist. Born in Syracuse, New York and lives in the Marche Region of Italy.
Italian American, artist, contemporary artist, art, contemporary art, collage, installation, Coldigioco, holes, meet, look twice, rorschach, cover uncover, art and science, take and give, simmetry, drawings
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Soft, 2006   A series of works made with fury green material. The word cover is associated with the material itself, which is like a child's blanket, so soft and captivating to the touch. Yet it changes its nature in association with the subject of war. Also...

Doilies, 2005   I use the transparent element of doilies to serve as an innocent decorative force and common ground between two contrasting images. This is a search for the natural beauty hidden behind complicated world situations and a personal way of fixing them up....

Drunkard's Path, 2004   Inspired by the Drunkard's Path pattern, a name quilt-makers call the symmetrical arrangement of the quarter-circle-in-a-square. Patchwork is similar to the nature of the imagery that the media throws at us every day like news as scraps of leftover images. Covering and uncovering parts of...

Cover, 2003   In Cover Single star images are placed on the floor, forming a rug or a blanket like those made through the traditional technique of patchwork quilting. Also collages that cover and uncover parts of images revealing a new ‘truth’....