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47. Stefania Boiano


Estimate: £800 - 1,200

The Christmas Auction - Lot 47, Stefania Boiano, Blues

Signed and dated (on the reverse)
Watercolour and ink on cotton paper
76 x 57 cm.
Created in 2019

Stefania Boiano captures the temperamental coastline with the fluidity of watercolour, monochromatic colours and a minimal composition.

Stefania has developed a technique without the use of a brush to achieve the fluidity in he work. She repetitively applies layers of water colour pigment over several days. At each application she allows the pigment to seep into the paper naturally. As it does so the paint can draw up neighbouring pigments creating a beautiful, organic blending process. 

Like her subject matter, Stefania considers her works to be a harmony between "the forces of water, air and gravity".

Stefania Boiano’s work is inspired by her travels and is about the experience of the landscape. Rather than presenting a topographical reality, she abstracts the landscape through her memory and sensory impressions.


Oriental Studies (MA), University of Naples, Italy. 
Fine Art (BA Hons), Brera Fine Art Academy, Italy
Photography (MA), University of the Arts, London

Stefania Boiano is represented in London by Highgate Contemporary Art Gallery. Her work is regularly shown at exhibitions, art fairs and festivals throughout the UK and Europe, and collected internationally.

The Christmas Auction - Lot 47, Stefania Boiano, Blues

07 Dec Dec 07

Menier Gallery, London SE1 1RU