lucia olivieri

artist book, concertina, turkish map,  portrait, blind line contour, life portrait, contemporary drawing, mixed media, paper art, visual art, visual poetry

you are my measure

A concertina with Turkish map fold. A book of portrait sketches. Made with soft pastels, gouache, charcoal or pen for blind line contour. Collected on a train, at a café or breakfast table, on holiday or in a moment of everyday life.

A declaration of love.

"you are a walled garden, fallen leaves under an apple tree

you are the cry of a seagull from the beach, at night

you are my mornings, a cup of coffee from here to forever

you are my measure, my beat"


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