Stefano Buro (Italy) Residence: May, 2016
Stefano Buro is an animator and illustrator artist based in Verona, Italy.
He completed his Bachelor of Art in Painting at Cignaroli Fine Art School in Verona and he has been working as a freelance artist since 2005.
His works have been shown in galleries, museums and pubs in Italy, France, Spain, Portugal and Austria. He won the Grand prix européen des jeunes créateurs in Montrouge – France in 2005.
He is fascinated by Japanese culture, mainly by calligraphy and ukiyo-e 浮世絵 and in general by signs and signals.
At Studio Kura, he would like to investigate the concept of “now” 今 through Japanese countryside life.