...Alessio Camusso has discovered Africa, has understood Africa. The true one - not the dreamt one - and then turned it into a dream. Alessio Camusso through Africa has understood colour, which is the whole and absolute essence of Africa. By his unique technique, with the spatula, he gives us back the untouched feeling of a still time, fixed in a defined moment - his nudes, pure as going back to our origins, have an extraordinarily evocative power. You can compare it with Gauguin, if you wish, but I believe that this artist's panting has its own unique dimension. And it is great - as Africa is..."

 

Matt Benborough (Nairobi Press)