Monica Cilmi, VOLCANO TRIBAL, 30 x 30 cm, mixed media with red soil from Vulacano Etna, 2019
Born in Italy and living in the UK, Monika is a professional
artist and author with a strong spiritual connection with Japan
and its culture. She has a Degree in visual arts, a PG certificate
in Japanese and Korean art and Ma by Research in Fine art.
She has exhibited her work internationally and collaborate
with a dance company in Mexico. She is inspired by nature and
the body-mind relationship and her work express the harmony
between a logical research, personal feelings and instinctive
actions. Paper in particular is always been her passion and it is
a crucial part of her research. its various applications follow an
abstract path visible through the extraordinary elements and
materials in which are created.