A Visual Diary: On Dementia & Caregiving

Tony Luciani

A three-year visual diary documenting a mother with dementia and her life forgotten, poignantly rediscovered through her son’s touchingly created photographs. Artist Tony Luciani shows through a participatory caregiving process that we can all learn to be more willing to help others in times of need and discover profoundly fulfilling joy while doing it.

Tony Luciani

Tony Luciani is a Canadian visual artist working in the mediums of painting and photography. He is known for his interpretive realist style and exploration of the themes of nostalgia, memory, and aging. Luciani’s early painting and drawing practice was highly influenced by the Renaissance Masters and often depicts scenes of rural Southern Ontarian life and landscape.
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