Traditional Pavement Artist
Francesca Arsì, painter, musician, street artist, lives and works in Assisi, Italy. Born in Genova in 1984, she is qualified in restoration and wall-painting in 2005. She worked as restorer of frescos, stucchi and wall decorations, in various churches in the Liguria region and for private clients. Batchelor’s degree in painting at the Academy of Genova in 2009. Graduated in superior studies in painting at the Academy of Torino in 2012. Participation at numerous art-shows, both group and single in the genovese and torinese scene. Work selected for Athens Art 2010. Shows in the gallery Marena Project, Torino and at "The Others" (Torino 2013) Performs musical decomposition along with Hairi Vogel. (2013 -)
Active as street-artist since early 2014, she introduced a new spirit to the well known ‘Madonnara’ discipline in Florence, Assisi, Siena and all over the south of Italy and was invited to participate at street-art festivals in Toulon, Almere and Scheveningen. At the yearly ‘Antichissima Fiera delle Grazie’ in Curtatone, Italy, (the world’s biggest reunion of traditional ‘Madonnari’) her work was awarded by the Rotary Club.