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The Sound of Heidi

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The "Comme à la TV" series explores the theme of childhood's insecurity and self-doubt through the cartoons I used to watch on the French and Belgian television. In most of the pieces although colourful, and seemingly happy and fun, hides a lurking danger in the background. That danger is symbolised by “Batman”, which can be faintly or clearly seen blended with the composition.The layering digital technique used to construct the picture, gives the art work a fresco like patina that mimic visually the process of fading memories. Figures, forms and colours appear to have been washed out, bleached, erode, scrubbed by the passing of time. The cartoons are reduced to vague pictures evoking a sense of false nostalgia and inexorable decay. However, the interpretation is left open to the viewer.
 

Heidi - 1974

 
Media  Digital painting 
Mounting: wooden panel 
Size: 60x80 cm 
Finish: layered with resin


Original - Unique work with authenticity certificate signed by the artist
Unframed

 
Price upon request: Inquiry

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