ArtisticAma is owned and run by Daniela Talassi.She was born in Northern Italy and graduated from the Istituto d’Arte in Modena and Accademia di Belle Arti in Bologna. In 1999 Daniela gained a Certificate specialising in Fresco and Stone Conservation and Restoration in Ferrara.
She has completed a variety of courses, including Mosaic techniques in Ravenna with ‘Gruppo mosaicisti’, Venetian plaster and Marmorino course in Melbourne at ‘Advanced Spirito Libero‘ and a hand painted Decorations course in Bologna with ‘Laboratorio d’Arte la Goccia’.
Artisticama has worked internationally, as an art conservator/painter decorator in renowned and prestigious buildings around the world.
Fully qualified, holding a white card and public liability insurance, all work is quality guaranteed to industry standard.
Freelance artist, Oct 07 to present.
Restoration/conservation on different materials, painter decorator and sale of her own art, Brisbane
Self employed operating under contract on the following major projects in Australia:
Sept 13- Apr 14, Station of the Cross, St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Rockhampton
Mar 14, Wood and bronze sculpture, Brisbane Airport
Nov 13, French Decorated panels, Private Villa, Brisbane
Nov 12, Religious Plaster Statues, Church St. Mary by the Sea, Port Douglas
Sept 08- Dec 08, Campbell Parade Mosaic street furniture, Bondi Beach, Sydney
May 08, marble column cleaning, Tattersalls Club, Brisbane
Jan 08, Painted Ceiling Private Villa, Ashgrove, Brisbane
Major work experiences in Europe:
Aug 05 – Aug 06, Specialist painter/decorator, Clough Harris ltd, Private Residence, London
Jan 05 – Jul 05, Specialist painter/decorator, Campbell Smith & Co (Cousins), National Gallery, London
Sept 04 – Dec 04, Stone conservator, Stonewest ltd, St. Paul’s Cathedral, London
May 04- Aug 04, Gilder,Contract to Daniel Woodside, St. Paul’s Cathedral and National Gallery, London
Oct 00- Dec 03, Technical consultant and restorer/conservator, Sider-Iteras spa, Bologna, responsible for the following sites in Malta:
Presidential Palace portals, Valletta
Greeks Gate , Mdina
Lapsi Church, St. Julians
S. Anton Gardens,
Attard St. Paul’s Niche,
Rabat Sta. Caterina d’Italia, Valletta
Mar 99- sept 00, Art restorer/conservator, Pasquale Greco, Frescoes (XVI c.), Palazzo Poggi, Bologna