Interview to Giuseppe Stampone by Giacinto Di Pietrantonio

Interview to Giuseppe Stampone Giacinto Di Pietrantonio Giacinto Di Pietrantonio: Shall we start by speaking of your poetics? Giuseppe Stampone: Mine is a conceptual approach, for me art is a language, I am interested in the time-space within which the work manifests itself today with the “dilation of time”. In the era of globalisation I am interested in recovering the concept of “Doing”. Not as a mannerist choice, but as a conceptual one, as a process. Doing (giving shape to one’s own thoughts) implies a time of realisation that has us recover our intimate time set against the speed imposed …

“All Art is Political”: Giuseppe Stampone on Yatzer magazine

Italian conceptual artist Giuseppe Stampone admits he is “neither a drawer nor a painter”, preferring instead the epithet “intelligent photocopier”. And copy he does, prolifically, appropriating ephemeral images from the internet, iconic pictures from pop culture and works of classical art, and transferring them to paper using a ballpoint pen. …