2013: I'll spend a year in Bath. Friends are more than welcome.
I'm coming to Bath in September 2013.
I've started 2012 with a wisdom tooth coming in.
(I had long withdrawn from painful knowledge.)
A traveler in January. [2011: I keep being a traveller, but not just in January, which is a holiday month between the autumn and the spring term, but during the summer and holiday breaks as well.]
I miss myself quite frequently. When I eventually find me I try to arrange my mind talking. [2011: I don't miss myself as frequently as I did due to the indecent sleeping pattern architecture provides.]
I'm looking for friends to have a coffee with, hang out or whatever.
I am a, shipwrecked, and person
[2011: My life's full of new plans everyday that keep me alive and thrilled. Everything remains hidden but it's potentially awesome.]
I have become involved in some instant architecture I've created. I feel comfortable working with complex concepts trying to make them simple. (Most of time I can't come to a good solution). That's why I admire people such as Cecil Balmond.
[2011: I keep studying Architecture, but also an English Studies degree. (Hopefully I'll end up being a professor in the Applied Linguistics Department of my Technical School.) I now have a more critical approach to literature and language and, yes, I've learnt a new language: Italian! Latin is on the way.
And I'm working as a community manager in a Spanish-English free website and I'll be very pleased to show you how Spanish works.]
In self-defense, I would say that I don't expect anything from anyone; that means I really believe in the goodness of the human being itself.
[2011: Apart from that, I'm the only person that roller skates Madrid at night. This decade I've only fallen down three times.]
Sum up: Essays, poetry, novels.
Script writers deserve all my respect. By now I can't enjoy films if I don't understand fully. That wasn't a problem with "Margot and the wedding" (feat. Nicole Kidman, but I liked the plot) or "Funny Games" (really necessary).
Sum up: Well-written scripts.
These days I'm listening to a French DJ called Martin Solveig. Classy and simple videos for his catchy songs. I have used "Boys & Girls" to get down to work a hundred times. I'm keen on Spanish singer-songwriters and folk, although I could hear almost anything.
Sum up: Spanish songwriters and folk, French vague, modern composers, tons of English songs.
[2012: Since I will never be Giuseppe Barbera, I'm all amazed by his piano arrangements.
Liberi, liberi by Vasco Rossi
Tu vuò fa' l'americano by Renato Carosone.
Music by Madonna
Tanti auguri by Raffaella Carrà
La mia strana verità by Arisa
Enjoy the silence by Depeche Mode
E la luna bussò by Loredana Berté
Womanizer by Britney Spears
Don Raffae by Fabrizio De André
Like a virgin by Madonna
Luci-ah by Lucio Battisti
It's Oh so quiet by Bjork
Sweet Dreams by Eurythmics
Earth Song by Michael Jackson
Viva la Vida by Coldplay
Ti sento by Matia Bazar
Losing my religion by R.E.M.
Personal Jesus by Depeche Mode
Dancing Queen by Abba
Kobra by Donatella Rettore
Vecchio Frack by Domenico Modugno
Sincerità by Arisa
Oggi by Arisa
Wake me up Before You Go-Go by Wham!
Se mi lasci non vale by Julio Iglesias
[2013: Astrud + Hidrogenesse]
If it's good, I like it!
[2012: 1. Swimming naked in lakes to a point of not knowing if I'd get to the shore.
2. Travelling by train with a Murder on the Orient Express feeling.]
[2013: 3. Artistic performances that explain a complex concept better than a manual.
4. Linguistics and discourse analysis.]
In fact everything that would make me wonder. Some interests: how to state a croissant (Enric Miralles), people that I admire, the complexity and simplicity of things... looking at the sky at night.
[2011: ... The way we argue, we create arguments. Trips by train. How I can get rid of those comments about the age they think I am. Again, I believe architecture kills you silently, except in case of an earthquake.]
Fernando Pessoa has replied to me:
"Things are the only hidden meaning of things."
[2011: The idea of the dawning of Rome. It keeps being a powerful concept in my life.]
- you feel like it.
- you are keen on Architecture.
- you think you can take me for a walk.
- you want to learn some Spanish.
- you like looking at the sky at night.