‘Why Maps?’ A Question for Giovanni.

‘Why Maps?’ A Question for Giovanni.

Posted by on Apr 27, 2019 in Blog

I’ve always been struck by one very important detail about Giovanni’s paintings — some of them are painted on maps. Not just any kind of map. Nautical maps. It’s a unique detail, and one that keeps drawing me in to look closer at the canvas. It always cries out to me to learn more. So, I […]

Road Tripping in the Deep South

Road Tripping in the Deep South

Posted by on Apr 19, 2019 in Blog

There’s something special about road trips, especially road trips where you visit past haunts and old friends. It can give you perspective about just how far you’ve come (and how much you’ve grown) since you last drove down those roads. Giovanni recently completed his own road trip, navigating the highways and byways of the Deep […]

Giovanni Mobilio Showcases Latest Work in Solo Exhibition at Gallery F 92

Giovanni Mobilio Showcases Latest Work in Solo Exhibition at Gallery F 92

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019 in Blog

Imaginative and colorful paintings on unexpected mediums inspired by Berlin Download the press release here. Gallery F 92 in Prenzlauer-Berg will be showcasing an exhibition of paintings by Berlin-based artist Giovanni Mobilio during the months of May and June. The collection, entitled “sweater vest hall of fame” includes powerfully imagined oil paintings both large and […]

New Paintings — and Now Prints!

Posted by on Nov 12, 2018 in Blog

Giovanni has been very prolific in 2018, even as he has taken a few trips to places like Cambodia. Indeed, his pace for releasing new work has been picking up as the year rolls on. He has a few new paintings that I wanted to point out as especially colorful and unique. New to the […]

A Fresh Batch of Paintings (and Boxes)

A Fresh Batch of Paintings (and Boxes)

Posted by on May 31, 2018 in Blog

Giovanni has been very busy in his in his studio “Hammerhead Hall” in Berlin, working on a children’s book and experimenting with some new forms. Today, we’re adding a big batch of new paintings, many of which are available for sale. If you’re noticing something new in Giovanni’s work, it’s these mesmerizing boxes. They’re made from recycled […]

Join Giovanni on Instagram

Posted by on Apr 9, 2018 in Blog

Just what does an artist living in Berlin do with his days? Now you can follow Giovanni on Instagram and see for yourself. Giovanni has been sharing works in progress on Instagram, but he also is fond of documenting Berlin street art, failed bread-baking experiments, and anything else that strikes his fancy. Spread some hearts […]

Giovanni’s Subway Exhibition in Berlin

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Blog

Berlin’s metro, the U-Bahn, carries about a half billion passengers per year on its 90 miles of track. Some of the stations are absolutely gorgeous, with detailed mosaics and colorful tiled walls. Some stations are understated and minimal, but every platform in the subway has its own distinctive style (all captured in a fun Instagram project […]