The artist Rossana Petrillo was born in Cassino in 1957, since 1988 she lives and works in Caserta. Her lite in art field starts at High School of art and continues at architectures University of Rome. In 1979 she stops studies to dedicate herself to a large range of experiments, from jewelry to restorations work. In 1980 R.P. opens a laboratory where she performes many works with leather and paper mache using ancient instruments and techiniques. In 1988 she entirely dedicates herself to painting and her transfer to Caserta coincides with the discovery cif her current style. The artist becames famous tor the feminine figures which appear on precious silks and damasks. In 1990 R.P. has her first exhibit1on.
Bibliography: Among the writers and the art critics who have studied the artwork of Rossana Petrillo we can find:
Massimo Sgroi, Arcangelo lzzo, Massimo Bignardi, Francesco Brignola, Carlo Roberto Sciascia, Nicoletta Rita Spelta, Salvatore Candalino, Lidia Luberto, Antonio Tricomi, Franca lavine, Giuseppe Rancioni, Mario Temperato, lola[lda Capriglione Silavana Virgini, Maria Rosaria Arena, Alessandra Randelli, Giorgio Agnisola.