Salvo Distefano born in Rosolini (SR) 3 May 1967. Soon after, due to the father's job transfer, the family moved to Gela where he remained for some time until the first years of university, after which he returned to home town. Although her work was inherent to the IT field, his mind, not rational, finds inspiration in the study of the great painting and especially in manual reading of Caravaggio regarded by the largest representative among them. She begins the first steps by portraying what is part of his life, his past inspired by French impressionism treated in a modern way. He is delighted to call himself "a dauber of canvases while the artists are quite another thing!" But despite his humility, still unable to understand that his dirty cloths can transmit those vibrations which he feels in the moment that he paints. Precisely for this reason that which is born as a time to relax and then be cut out in his spare time, it became more and more a moment of everyday life.
In 2016, driven by the chromatic dynamism of Guido Carlucci, I approach the Sensorialismo Materico. Being able to see the color, the material, in a wider dimension, to involve and combine all 5 senses have given me the perception of freedom to express what I feel inside. In this artistic movement I found my artist's size
2016 Selected for the international biennial "Any way and matter", MACS-Museum of Greccio Rieti
In 2016 exhibition at the "Florinda Iusuf" hall of the headquarters of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage of Tirgu Jiu - Romania 19 to 29 September with the painting "Hold my hand at Sunset"
2016 1st International Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture "Knights of art" from 08/30/2016 to 07/09/2016 Museum MACS Greccio - Rieti - 3rd Calssificato with the painting "Appaloosa"
2016 3rd Edition "Colors in the Night" Exhibition of paintings and sculpture from 15/08/2016 to 27/08/2016 at night
2016 Exhibition "Art in the City" Collective Art August 14 - Giarratana (RG)
2016 Charm Of Art Presents: SumMerArt • • From July 31 to August 6, 2016 - Torre Archirafi all 'inside of the Palace Vigo - Riposto (CT)
2016 Exhibition at the Barberini Montelibretti Castle International Collective Roma - 24 25 June 26
2016 EXHIBITION: "Sense Woman" May 8 to 15 at the Museum of MACS Greccio prov. Rieti
2015 Collective Art August 14 - Giarratana (RG)
2015 "Water source of creativity" Collective of artists Contemporary July 18 to August 2 Altofonte (PA) - Palazzo Ruggeriano Monreale (PA) - Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art "G. Sciortino"
2015 Triskele Arts Collective of Contemporary Art "between form and color" June 27 to July 5 Modica (RG)