"The "water" works are unusual and modern paintings, of the complex realization, with the subjects that crush the crystal of the water in decomposed glares that they decompose the bodies underwater. He reached a remarkable achievement in his poetic: disappeared the fidelity to the model, all it becomes more fluid and fantastic. These atypical swimmers are new subjects, unknown and, for their dynamism and chromatic liveliness, they communicate infinite feelings of movement and freedom. The whole atmosphere is still intimate and silent but now it is also relaxed. Also through the color he tries to have the observer feeling the melancholy, but in a serene atmosphere.
In a nutshell, water and women are two sides of the same medal; a dialogue that covers the entire production of Terdich, a mixture of languages that the artist uses for its personal way of communicating feelings”. (“An Evening so Surreal” - “Guest at the Italian Embassy in Abuja were treated to a spellbinding evening as Italian painter Paolo Terdich showcased his work” - Thisday 3rd April 2010).