Silvia Ripoll Lòpez was born in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, on March 22, 1961. She studied at the Deutsche Schule in Barcelona. She graduated in 1986 in Ancient History-Archeology at the Complutense University of Madrid.

She had continued her studies in Paris, Besançon, Padua and Bologna. In the meantime, she traveled, participated in archaeological excavations, translated several books and published some scientific articles.

In 1990 she married Luciano Scimone, orlandino, an internist doctor. In Padua, where they remain to live, their daughters Adriana and Lavinia were born. Unfortunately, June 18, 2011 he passed away; two years later with her daughters decides to move to Capo d'Orlando (Messina) in search of light, sea and roots. She develops a great interest in the Nebrodi territory, she walks to internalize his complex geography.


Always carrying her smartphone with her, and let herself be surprised by everyday life. In the relaxed time plays in the small screen with pictures taken through a free App, Photo Director.

Colors can be modified, symmetries can be created and images superimposed. The result leaves it to be real and becomes Other. She currently works with a Huawei P10 Smartphone. Printing job is done by Imagination FineArt by Antonello Alagna (Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Messina, Sicily).



Rosso Racina, Capo D'Orlando, Messina. Dal 21 agosto. 

Volti, Visibilità Mutanti, insieme alle pitture di Giovanni Torres la Torre

Museo Siciliano delle Tradizioni Religiose, San Salvatore di Fitalia (Messina, Sicilia), 27 luglio – 9 agosto 2018.


Messina (Sicilia), aprile-maggio 2018.

Collettiva di fotografia e pittura 20 x 30

Cantieri Zeta Milazzo (Messina, Sicilia), dicembre  2016.