|Francesco Policastro was born in Salerno (Italy) in 1957. Policastro initiates his arts studies at
Liceo Artístico in Eboli, obtaining his superior degree at Fine Arts Faculty in Florence. Once in
possesion of it he worked as Restorer at the Soprintendenza di Belle Arti di Pisa.
After finishing his studies Francesco traveled around Europe. He currently lives in El Puerto de
Santa María (Spain).
Francesco Policastro is a very original Italian painter whose original works are present in many
private collections in the U.S and Europe.
|"In my concious search for expression, I came to the conclusion that the picture lacks a clear
environment, and should be extended into a space without limits. The demarcation of the space
should not finish where the view ends. The limit of my work is exhausted, but it is exactly there,
where the work of art becomes of its own, and begins the subjective suggestion of the
spectator/audience. This intellectual reflection acts to break down with the past which I define