Nunziata – handmade linen paper, pigments. 17″ x 12″ – 2024

Roberto Mannino is an Italian American paper artist and art educator living and working in Rome. He holds a B.F.A. from RISD, Providence, RI USA and a Sculpture Degree from the Rome Academy of Fine Arts. He currently teaches at Temple University Rome, Loyola JFRC and at the School of Arts and Crafts in Rome. His artistic research focuses on contemporary papermaking, working in a variety of formats ranging from pulp paintings and watermarks to relief and installations. Streams, a large-scale project, is permanently installed at the Istituto Centrale per la Grafica in Rome. His work has been exhibited widely.