LAST DESSERTS

Roberto

Name: Roberto Maria Clemente 

What city were you born in?  Casale Monferrato, Italy

What decade where you born? 1960's 

Three things you remember most from the first decade of your life?

1. First time in a new apartment which I was living for the following 25 years of my life.

2. Playing archery trying to use cauliflower as a target for the pleasure of listening to the full sound when the arrow would hit the cauliflower.

3. Me in the box of a racing car circuit. They built a racing track in my village which remained for 10 years and my father had access to this circuit. 

What is the dessert?  Frittelle of Bread & Chocolate

Who would you want to eat this dessert with ?   A group of friends not defined.

Where would you want to be eating this last dessert?  On the terrace of my house.

What comes to your mind when I say the word FOOD?

Something about the word is really attractive to me - but i'm not able to get into it - something in me is resistant.

What is the best piece of advice anyone has given you?

Normally intelligence will win before ego, but very often ego wins. 

Profession:  Art Director

What is your favorite object I can find in your kitchen?

Timer in the egg shape and the powerful hand vacuum.

Favorite quote?

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion - Francis Bacon

Where do you see yourself in 20 years?

I'm pretty sure I'll be in a place with no light. 

Three most important things in your life?

1. Friendship

2. Love

3. Ethics

* pictured with Robi, is Chiara Costa - his business partner of 6 years.