Venice, Italy
Alberto, 34
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a bit about Alberto

What do you do and why do you do it?

I make Art – painting. I do it because it has to be done, and without it I couldn’t be.

What TV show is a must watch?

I do not like TV, so no TV shows for me. I’d much rather enjoy people watching from the window of my favourite bars than sitting in front of the TV.

What’s the best karaoke song of all times?

Una splendida giornata, Vasco Rossi, I always have it on when I’m deep into painting.

Which movie have you watched more than 3 times?

Derek jar man Caravaggio, and Jurassic park, exactly in this order!

Have you ever cried while reading a book? Which one?

No, I’ve never cried reading a book.

Are you a planned or a spontaneous shopper? What’s your go-to store in Venice?

I’m a spontaneous shopper, most of my shopping has to do with my job and therefore I need to go outside of Venice for materials.

What’s the one place in Venice that you’re sure only you truly appreciate?

My atelier 😌. I enjoy spending long days painting in my space next to the Accademia Bridge.

What’s your dream job?

My job!

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

Maybe Rome …. because she’s perfect! Beautiful large good food, good art, good drinks…everything is great.

Where do you go in Venice if you have two hours to kill?

Random…. follow my belly…

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in Venice but never actually do?

I’m very stubborn so tend to do always what I want!

Who’s your hero and where would you take them out for a bite or a drink in Venice?

One of my best friends, I would have a lovely dinner with him at Ristorante Quadri, on piazza San Marco, to enjoy the amazing view and energy of the place.

If you were given a choice, mayor of which neighborhood in Venice would you be?

San Marco obviously.

What’s the place in Venice you’ll never be caught dead in?

Piazzale Roma.

Where do you and your drinking buddies meet for a casual night out in Venice?

At Avena in piazza San Marco.

Where would you go in Venice to celebrate the best news EVER!?

At my studio 🙂

It’s a Saturday night and the mood is right – where do you go in Venice to party?

I will call my DJ and enjoyed the party at my studio art, I really enjoy small private parties, or I would go to the Bauer.

It’s your last day in Venice – how do you spend your time?

Few stops for drinks and food in the most famous places in Venice.

What’s the one place a first-time visitor in Venice can’t miss?

A Nice walk long side Le Zattere in May.

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