Alessio Russo (1968)
He lives and works in Gorizia. Self-taught, she prefers oil and acrylic painting. He often paints paintings that recall his many experiences of travelling in India and the Far East. His first solo exhibition took place in 1995 at the Art Bar of Romans d' Isonzo. The following year he exhibited in Gorizia at the Mittelart Art Club. In 2001 he set up a solo exhibition at the Equilibri Bookshop in Gorizia: the exhibition, which gained a lot of interest, is entitled "Journey to the East".
In 2010 he is present at the Wine Cafè 1628 in Gorizia and in 2011 at the Caffè Bordo in Nova Gorica (Slo) with a selection of lively paintings entitled "Travel notes". Among the group exhibitions are to remember: in 1999 the fifth edition of "Arte in / Contemporary Art in Latisana (Udine). In 2001 he is present at "Ars Foroiulana" at the Friulian Plastic Arts Centre in Udine. In 2009 he exhibited a unique crucifixion at the exhibition "Vertigine del Sacro" at the "Dora Bassi" Gallery in Gorizia. In 2010 he took part in the first edition of the "Premio Aquileia", International Painting Competition organized by the Cultural Association "Anfora" and in the award "La Materia e il Sogno" at the "Dora Bassi" Gallery in Gorizia. In 2011 he exhibited at the Palace of the Province of Gorizia and was present at the exhibition "Le connessioni dello Stivale", organized by the Cultural Association "Prologue, at the Provincial Museums of Borgo Castello, Gorizia.