The assemblages of which “Lepre” is part, were born from conceptual reflections on the technological hybridization of human nature and from the purely technical challenge to use urban wastes as pictorial material and, at the same time, as a pliable substance. The material I use is mainly retrieved from small household appliances, computer and electronic material, and more. I dismantle and reassemble the whole on wooden or methacrylate bearings, retrieved too; starting from a preliminary drawing and selecting the scrap with an anatomical accuracy, I assemble it in an organized system, where every piece takes up a carefully considered space, as if it had a real vital function.
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