Taxi in Manhattan

2011, Oil on Canvas
40 x 40 in (100 x 100 cm)

The softly blended brushstrokes gives an excellent sense of motion to the taxi and the background traffic while the subtle reflections on the pavement portrays the wet weather wonderfully.

Maurizio Delvecchio ( 1962 - ).

Born in Basel, Switzerland 22 May 1962 by an Italian Family. Since his youth, he is attracted to drawing and art. When he returned to Italy with his parents, he graduated from the Art School of Ravenna. In 1985, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Ravenna. He won the 1st prize of the monthly “ART” from Giorgio Mondadori, in 1988. In 2011, he participated in the 54th Venice Biennale at the Italian Pavillion. He presently lives and works in Cesenatico, Italy.
His works depict female figures with specialized backgrounds, in addition to Bridges, Automobiles and Cityscapes. He expresses his techniques with oil, watercolor and pencil.
His work “Sunset and Waiting” Oil on Canvas (2013) hangs in the Art Museum of Avellino, Italy.
He has a work in the permanent exhibition of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Amatrice, Province of Rieti, Italy.