Published as the culmination of an important shift in Patrizio Di
Massimo's practice, this monograph—the first in the artist's
career—offers an in-depth survey of five years of his paintings. The
multiple aspects of his work, from theatricality to the erotic
to historical references, are analyzed through texts by: Marcella
Beccaria, Diana Campbell Betancourt, Fabio Cherstich, Than Hussein Clark,
Vincenzo de Bellis, Milovan Farronato, Nicoletta Lambertucci, Matthew
McLean, João Mourão and Luís Silva, Hans
, Paulina Olowska
Alessandro Rabottini, Mathilde Rosier.
Born 1983 in Jesy, Italy, Patrizio Di Massimo lives and works in London.