The Forces of Destiny and No Way, Genie painting series imagine the confluences and collisions of fate, myth, personal lineage and the unintended consequences of unlimited wish fulfillment, each in their own particular way.


Something like genetic testing can barely provide an index of where you come from. If you are truly serious about knowing who you are, you have to go back and track every one of your ancestors down, look them in eyes and share a meal. It will be challenging. There will be detours; there will be no shortcuts.

Forces of Destiny: You Waste Cola When You Offer It To Hags
2021
egg tempera on panel
32.5cm x 36cm
Forces of Destiny: Now Caught, They Joke That You Will Become Garum
2021
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 20cm
Forces of Destiny: Aeolus Punishes Villagers for giving Chris Refuge
2021
egg tempera on panel
50.5cm x 40.5cm
Forces of Destiny: Forces of Destiny: In Sperlonga, Promises Mean Little
2021
egg tempera on panel
40cm x 44cm
Forces of Destiny: Prayers and Preparation Against the Fifty Unwanted Suitors
2020
egg tempera on panel
61cm x 90cm
Forces of Destiny: Reduced to Beggary, He Finds an Entryway to Theater
2021
egg tempera on panel
50cm x 51.5 cm
Insallation view of Studio Ulivo
Forces of Destiny: Wherever You Go There They Are
2021
egg tempera on panel
33cm x 35.5cm
Forces of Destiny: Planning With The Cursed Often Reveals Why They Deserve It
2021
egg tempera on panel
23cm x 23cm
Forces of Destiny: You Think Your Indirect Interventions Can Stop Me?! Maybe Slow Me, Never Stop me!
2021
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 25cm
Forces of Destiny: Deserve May Have Nothing to Do With This Bath, Yet I Take It Anyway
2021
egg tempera on panel
30cm x 27cm
Forces of Destiny: Maria-Teresa Summons a Demon Yet Acts As If She Can't Be Bothered
2020
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 25cm
Forces of Destiny: Tenuous Hospitality at Sea Barrier Conference
2020
egg tempera on panel
33.5cm x 38cm
Forces of Destiny: Non Sono Empedocle, Sono Un Artiste Americano Perduto Nel Tempo!
2021
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 25cm