This Is Love

The Memory Artist

Episode #18

2019-07-10 14:45:46

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One day Franco Magnani picked up a paintbrush. We go to Pontito, Italy, the village where Franco grew up and that inspired his paintings. Neurologist Oliver Sacks describes Franco’s work as “not just an exercise in memory; it was, equally, an exercise in nostalgia.”

You can see some of Franco’s paintings on his website.

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