My "Anti Portraits" recycled magazine collages transcend the limitations of conventional portraiture, challenging the viewer to delve beyond the confines of facial features and uncover the essence that defines cultural icons. 

Through my captivating "Anti Portraits," I challenge conventional portraiture, emphasizing the essence of recognition beyond facial features. Using recycled magazines as my medium, I construct compositions that invite viewers to explore the enduring impact of cultural icons and question the construction of identity. By transcending physical appearances, I aim to spark conversations about the profound influence that extends far beyond the surface. Join me on this artistic journey as we celebrate the transformative power of art and delve into the captivating allure of recognition. 

Frida Kahlo - The Unveiled Soul

In "The Unveiled Soul," my Anti Portrait of Frida Kahlo, I present an exploration of the legendary Mexican artist that goes beyond the iconic unibrow and vibrant floral headpieces. Constructed meticulously from recycled magazine fragments, this collage seeks to unravel the depths of Frida Kahlo's enigmatic spirit. Her intense gaze and unyielding expression are pieced together from fragments of her own life story, invoking a visceral connection to her pain, passion, and resilience.

Frida Kahlo's life was a canvas upon which she painted her unique story, and this artwork invites you to dive into the tapestry of her existence. It challenges you to perceive her not just as an artist but as a symbol of unwavering individuality and the courage to bare one's soul to the world. "The Unveiled Soul" transcends conventional portraiture to celebrate the essence of Frida Kahlo, beckoning you to ponder the depths of identity and the profound impact of a cultural icon.

Original artwork will be auctioned by Artmark on 26 of September 2023.

Karl Lagerfeld - The Eternal Style Alchemist

In "The Eternal Style Alchemist," my Anti Portrait of Karl Lagerfeld, I invite you to embark on a journey through the captivating world of fashion and design. Beyond the sharp suits, iconic sunglasses, and regal white ponytail, Karl Lagerfeld was a visionary whose influence extended far beyond the runway. This collage, meticulously crafted from recycled magazine cutouts, seeks to capture the essence of Lagerfeld's genius.

Lagerfeld was not merely a fashion designer; he was a style alchemist who transformed the industry with his creativity and innovation. "The Eternal Style Alchemist" challenges you to see beyond the surface and explore the legacy of a man whose impact on fashion and culture is immeasurable. As you gaze upon this artwork, allow yourself to delve into the intricate layers of his persona and ponder the transformative power of style and self-expression.

Original artwork will be auctioned by Pavot Art Gallery at the end of 2023