It is necessary
to whom that can't control the pen or the rhetoric to control the plane or the knife, I mean the
knife as a tool. If he cannot write or shaping with the verb, he must engrave, carve, work with the
matter and print his mark to last, by employing simplicity and the simplicity of means for the
humble one. The knife which is always folded at the bottom of the pocket and the branch at the edge
of the path.
This is why the
Cane known as "of Popular Art" is for me the synthesis of sincere and spontaneous expression,
because at the same time it is the work of the hand of the man and it is the support of his
imagination and the matter controlled by the spirit, modelled by the hand.
The Cane "of
naïve" expression is more than a simple walking stick, it is the confidante to whom, in front
of the evening fire, we tell by carving it of the point of the knife, joys, miseries, and
It is the
presence which reast the weak one. It is the outlet which, sometimes, under erotic or saucy
sculptures "listen" to the cry of the lonely.