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A Steel Canvas: Pegoretti Responsorium Ciavete

A Steel Canvas: Pegoretti Responsorium Ciavete

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The smell of raw steel has a unique tone. It might seem odd for someone to say they enjoy the smell of it, but Dario Pegoretti does. When combined with the aroma of fresh paint, the unwrapping of a fresh frame from the Italian master frame builder must surely be an olfactory — and visual…

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Green Stucco Pegoretti Responsorium

It’s an established fact that the work of Dario Pegoretti has an acquired taste. Personally, I acquired that taste the moment I first laid eyes…

Pegoretti Responsorium

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Interview: Dario Pegoretti

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