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Essenza
Stefano Contiero
444 of 444 minted

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25% of proceeds above 0.25 Ξ will be donated to various charity focusing on solving climate change and increasing diversity in generative art.

https://stefanocontiero.com/essenza

The purpose of life is to live.

Essenza is a labor of love. The essence of Art in my eyes. And Art, sometimes, can haunt you. Can consume you.

When you pour yourself into something, it's hard to let it go.

Born from a sketch made more than 3 years ago, this was intended to be my genesis on Art Blocks. It took me another year and a half, countless refinements, Rinascita, more refinements, and a rewrite from scratch to finally be ready to share this with the rest of the world.

It's personal, and it's intense. A fragment of my story. The end of an era, and hopefully, the beginning of a new one.

No matter how hard it can be. If you truly love something, you need to learn how to set it free.

artist display notes
Best enjoyed in live view on browsers supporting Display-P3 color gamut. Signed prints available upon requests: prints@stefancontiero.com

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license: CC BY-NC 4.0

creative credits: Thanks Piter for sharing your PRNG with us, Matt for all the open source work over the years, and all genartclub for fostering a safe space for generative artists!

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