About

I paint and do illustrations by mainly using both the drawing and painting methods following:

  • Oil on canvas
  • Collage
  • Felt-tip pen
  • Ink
  • Pastel
  • Pencil
  • Tempera
  • Watercolor

I love using a limited pallette, as much as I like using full range of colour.

You can buy prints of Edoardo Dispenza’s artworks on:

  • dispenzawordpresscom.artistwebsites.com
  • dispenzawordpresscom.fineartamerica.com
  • pixel.com

Some of my drawings published in:

  1. Una storia siciliana – Novel – Claudio Perna – Self-publishing – Palermo – 2009
  2. Isolde Gruber – il tempo dell’essere – Novel – Claudio Perna – Self-publishing – Palermo – 2010
  3. Meglio parlare al vento che esser muti fra pesci – Short stories, poetry – Daniela Lampasona – Edizioni Viaggidicarta S.a.s – Palermo – 2010
  4. Nel segno della tartaruga – Novel – Claudio Perna – Edizioni RC multigrafica – Palermo – 2011
  5. L’oro di marzo – Novel – Claudio Perna – Self-publishing – Palermo – 2014
  6. Paradiso in terra – Novel – Claudio Perna – Qanat – Editoria e Arti Visive di Toni Saetta – Palermo – 2015
  7. Viaggio a settembre in tempo di vendemmia – Novel – Claudio Perna – (oltre l’editore) Ed. tipografica – Palermo – 2017
  8. Viaggio a settembre in tempo di vendemmia – Novel – July 2017 reissue – Claudio Perna – (oltre l’editore) Ed. tipografica – Palermo – 2017

and in some remakes.

July 2017 – Full custom bike paint (drawings) commission got.

June 2017 – An Italian ballet school used “Ballet, 2010 – ID 186”, a drawing by Edoardo Dispenza, to create the booklet program for its annually performance.

June 2017 – A central Palermo hotel used “Geometric Abstract Art – ID 159”, a drawing by Edoardo Dispenza, to create an art gift for the guests of the wedding of a famous Italian soccer player.

June 2017 – Cultural association Ottagono Letterario used “Trén”, 2016 pastel drawing by Edoardo Dispenza for posters, apparel (T-Shirt) for its literary event “Tecnica e poetica in Giorgio Caproni”, meeting with journalist Dr. Giovanna Sciacchitano.

May 2017 – Cultural association Ottagono Letterario used “Parracìa”, 2017 ink drawing by Edoardo Dispenza to illustrate the poster for its literary event “La lingua batte dove il dialetto duole”, the meeting with Dr. Giuseppe Pappalardo.

April 2017 – Palermo Hotel Joli used Edoardo Dispenza’s drawing TERRASANTA (HOLY LAND), 2006, ink, pencil, watercolour, for its Fb fan page Easter profile picture.

April 2017 – Graphic design commission for a literary event poster got.

April 2017 – Cultural association Ottagono Letterario used Edoardo Dispenza’s PLANETARY BEING, 2014, pencil, watercolour, to illustrate the poster for its literary event “Leonardo Sinisgalli : il poeta delle due muse” (Antonino Causi).

April 2017 – Illustration commission for a Gregorian chant event invitation flyer got.

February 2017 – Cultural association Ottagono Letterario used Edoardo Dispenza’s VILLINO FLORIO A PALERMO, 2017, oil on canvas, to illustrate the poster for its literary event “Franca Florio e Vincenzo Florio – Due miti di Sicilia” (Vittorio Lo Jacono, Carmen Zanda).

January 2017 – A cultural association of Palermo used Edoardo Dispenza’s SPRING IS ALWAYS AROUND THE CORNER, 2015, oil on canvas, to illustrate the poster for its literary event.

January 2017 – A central Palermo hotel used Edoardo Dispenza’s drawings for its corporate advertising items (calendars and bookmarks).

December 2016 – Graphic design commission for a Gregorian chant event poster got.

17 June 2016 – The publishing house Qanat, the Association I Luoghi della Sorgente and the Mondadori bookstore, Palermo have organized a presentation, a lecture and a talk with the author of the books “Il pianista di Salina”, “L’oro di marzo”, “Isolde Gruber”. The books include covers and illustrations by Edoardo Dispenza.

USA Missouri Kansas City online Art Gallery/Blog doodlewash.com has exhibited some of Edoardo Dispenza’s watercolors. Here’s a direct link: Guest Doodlewash: Color Your Dreams

A tour operator is using some of my drawings to decorate its blog.

A central Catania hotel-residence used four prints of my drawings to decorate its reception hall and for both its Facebook page and Instagram account.

A central Palermo hotel used Edoardo Dispenza’s drawings for greeting cards, its Facebook page.

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If you would like to use any of Edoardo Dispenza’s works, please contact for a better quality file: dispenza@tin.it

I am Italian and I live in Lombardy. I love getting critique as much as I love getting praise so don’t be shy and get in touch.

Some of the works displayed in this website may have already been either published in several books or sold.