I Sognatori

“The Dreamers”

The Dreamers is the first painting of a new series I’m working on in these months. Two lovers are just resting after love. They enjoy the sun, they enjoy nature, they enjoy life. This painting is a celebration of life,  of love and of beauty. The Dreamers is a painting oil on canvas, 27,5 x …

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The New Romantics, the need for infinity

I love the mountains.  I adore that sensation you feel, when you’re arrived at your goal and the stunning landscape all around you repays you for all your effort. What makes us overcome our limits? What makes us going always a little further and wanting to discover always new places?  What is that need of …

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Peonies’ Dream, the idealized memory of peonies

With this painting I tried to paint the idealized memory of a peony garden: the dream of a peony garden. It is a study and it isn’t so big but neither so small.. I enjoyed with experimenting on this piece.. I finished it some days ago. Peonies are such a poetic flower, with all those …

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An autumn painting with pumpkins and sunflowers

Still life with pumpkin and sunflowers. Oil painting by Sara Calcagno, 30 x 40 cm. Last autumn I painted this still life study with pumpking and sunflowers in one session.. only in a second moment, I refined the painting. I love autumn color and autumn fruits and vegetables. I love autumn. I think maybe is …

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