In 2017 it was reported that he had made art with a British sculptor to channel his love sorrow over his divorce with Angelina Jolie.
And two years later, Brad Pitt, 55, proved that his friendship with his artist, pal Thomas Houseago, 47, is still strong while they got out on Tuesday in Venice, Italy.
The Fight Club actor cut a casual figure in a camel-colored T-shirt and black chinos while absorbing the sights of the Italian city.
Sightseeing: Brad Pitt, 55, proved that his friendship with his artist, pal Thomas Houseago (right), is still going well when they got out in Venice, Italy on Tuesday
The Oscar nominee wore a stylish black rain jacket over his over-tee and supplemented the low-key ensemble with a few trainers.
Sticking to his unobtrusive theme, he wore a gray tweed flat cap and shades as he sauntered through the city flanked by his friends.
In addition to his friend's relaxed appearance, Thomas put on a full navy look, including a matching flat cap, days after Brad presented his new movie Once Upon A Time In Hollywood in Cannes.
In 2017, it was reported that Thomas Brad had helped channel his love sorrow over his divorce from Angelina Jolie, 43.
Casual: the Fight Club actor cut a casual figure in a camel-colored T-shirt and black chinos while shuffling the sights of the Italian city
Low-key: the Oscar nominee wore a stylish black rain jacket over his over-tee
Walk this way: he supplemented the restrained ensemble with a few trainers
The actor would have said locked himself up in March 2017 in an art studio in Los Angeles make a sculpture under the guidance of his friend Thomas.
At the time, DailyMail.com exclusively revealed that he was working in the studio for up to 15 hours a day until the early morning hours and listened to playlists of sad songs.
Brad is assisted by Thomas and his team of assistants, but as soon as darkness falls, everyone leaves and he stays behind, leaving him with his own art space.
A source said: & # 39; He works on his art all night and listens to emotional songs.
Cooled: in keeping with his calm theme, he wore a gray tweed flat cap and shades
Mane attraction: he covered his trademark mane wandering through the city
& # 39; Everyone knows it is related to what is going on with him personally, but nobody says anything. He is a quiet guy and very modest. He learns at a fast pace.
& # 39; Art is a way for him to focus on one thing and divert his mind from everything else. He prefers to do that and is constructive than going out to party. & # 39;
The star's art soundtrack included songs from indie singer Bon Iver and the breakup song Just To Satisfy You by Waylon Jennings.
Texts on the last issue include: & # 39; How many hearts have to break, how much will it take. To satisfy you, only to satisfy you. Another love, another fool. To play your game. & # 39;
Hanging: he walked through the city flanked by his friends
Friends: Another Brad & # 39; s friends accompanied him for the trip
Accordance: Thomas added the relaxed look of his friend and wore a completely navy look, including a matching flat cap, days after Brad presented his new movie, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood in Cannes
Before embarking on his artistic journey, Brad made a rare appearance at a public lecture between Thomas and their common friend Flea – bass player in the Red Hot Chili Peppers – in downtown Los Angeles.
The 2017 event was particularly resonant for Brad, while Thomas talked in-depth about his own personal struggles.
He told Brad and the rest of the audience: & You need that darkness and doubt as a motivator … I recently started to love that broken guy and take care of him. & # 39;
Helping hand: In 2017, it was reported that Thomas Brad had helped channel his love sorrow over his divorce with Angelina Jolie, 43
Art: the actor is said to have locked himself in an art studio in Los Angeles in March 2017 to make a sculpture led by his friend Thomas
Seas the day: Brad and his friends got a taxi boat through the city
The couple have been friends for a while, and Thomas has been there for Brad after having been through a divorce himself.
Thomas went on to explain the & # 39; infinite magic of art & # 39 ;, and added: & # 39; When you have that trauma and you have fear, you have that pressure … it gets you away from planet Earth, and through the atmosphere, really fast. & # 39;
According to a spectator at the time, Brad attended the event with a group of friends and looked deeply into thought. He later seemed gloomy with his head down, glued to his cell phone. Weeks later he had started his project with Thomas.
Shaping a new future: at that time, DailyMail.com exclusively revealed that he was working in the studio for up to 15 hours until the early morning hours and listened to playlists of sad songs
Arrival: The day before his walking tour through Venice, Brad hit the picturesque city
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