“Moke-up art” is the activity to reproduce an object in decreased or increate scale, emphasizing the colors, shape and volumes. Michela Gazziero has always been fascinated by Surrealism and Fantastic Realism, produce handmade works, born from close observation of the details. The softness of the paper, seems to live in her hands. Big Flowers and Miniatures of design all made of paper, become real sculptures thanks to the power and precision that she gives in gestures. A magical world, elegant and sophisticated. Her eccentric spirit has taken more and more philosophy, turn into a real profession over the years.
Due to her artistic path, her love of research is instinctive and endless. She has always had a strong interest in materials, shape and colors to match for new subjects. A spontaneous feeling to a new model and new ideas will surprise you every time. From good ideas born workshops as “Miniature di Carta” with Fabriano and Triennale Design Museum in 2013, “Valigia Intergenerazionale” in 2015 with Triennale Design Museum Foundation, Achille Castiglioni Foundation, Franco Albini Foundation, Vico Magistretti Foundation working all together and workshops for NABA the New Accademy of Fine Arts in Milan “Moke Up Art” in 2018 and “Un Fiore in valigia” in 2019. For her works she has great assistants and source of inspiration, Puppi and Minni her two cats and Leggs her spanish greyhound.