Maurizio Anzeri’s wonderful embroidered photo-sculptures

Cernei Cristina Reader Find

By Cernei Cristina in New Art on Thursday 22 December 2011

Maurizio Anzeri, an Italian based visual artist, is the creator of some extremely impressive imagery using vintage photographs that he embroiders creating something he calls ‘photo-sculptures’. The result of this rather bizarre mix of techniques is an unearthly visual impact that takes you on a journey of characters and worlds so beautifully intertwined by mister Anzeri.

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Maurizio Anzeri

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Art on Tuesday 12 January 2010

Italian-born, UK-based artist Maurizio Anzeri augments found photos with embroidered lines and shapes, with the tension of the string creating new forms and textures. He has also created various other textile art and sculptures with synthetic hair and cotton string.

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