Carlo Sampietro

Carlo Sampietro is an Italian mixed media artist based in New York City. He enjoyed a successful career as an art and creative director at advertising agencies in London, Milan and New York before shifting focus to contemporary art. His work is primarily focused towards exploring social and cultural responsibilities that we face and create as urban citizens. His observations of landscape evolution, human preconceptions, use of natural resources, similarities and differences between societies, cultures, and cities are translated into multimedia.


Carlo Sampietro


I am a mixed media artist working to heighten public awareness by visually demonstrating cultural issues.

My process begins with the act of observation— assessing the complexity of the culturally rooted traditions and social issues that inform and shape people’s lives.


Carlo Sampietro
1975 b. Como, Italy , Lives and works in NY

1994 – 1996
Istituto Europeo di Design Milan


– Street Scraper – Alphabet City NY
– Chuveiro, Alphabet City NY