Francesco was born in Crema, a small town near Milan. He began sculpting and teaching after graduating from the Academy of Fine Art in the Brera District of Milan. His work is found and known around the world in many private and public collections. He uses geometric forms as metaphors of the human condition.
"We are co-existence of body
We are air and earth
We are balanced and strong
We are free poets."
COMMISSIONED 2016 BY Woodside Commerce Association and The Woodside Community.
MAJOR DONORS Bird in Hand Winery, Woodside Providore, Woodside Primary School, Woodside Newsagency, Caltex Woodside, Aldgate/Woodside Pumps, Simon Tolley Wines, Aerotech Australia, Simon and Pheobe Brown, Stephen and Nicki Radeski, James Ward, Smart Family.
STONE DONATED BY Barossa Quarries.
STONE Marble from Angaston, South Australia.
SITE GPS 34.9547°S, 138.8746°E
26 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside