Elena Secci was born in Florence, Italy and she attended the Academy of Fine arts in her city. She presently lives in the countryside between Pisa and Livorno. Her paintings can be found in many private collections in Italy, Germany and United States.
Representing nature, I investigate the formal issues of abstract forms, space, perspective, composition, surface, color harmonies, light and shadow, in the attempt to evoke an emotional feeling. The technique I use is a collage of various kinds of paper, mainly painted tissue paper, fabric and gold leaf, which I paste on canvas or on board.…Read More