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Consentir C'est Abdiquer, Miss.Tic

Consentir C'est Abdiquer


Print - 50 x 65 cm


The twins in a bin, Stoz

The twins in a bin


Sculpture - 24 x 10 x 10 cm

$475 $404

My Rules, Shake

My Rules


Painting - 80 x 60 x 2 cm


Arlequin cubiste en trois dimensions, Miguel Guía

Arlequin cubiste en trois dimensions

Miguel Guía

Painting - 110 x 80 x 2 cm


Matter & Air 3, Liora

Matter & Air 3


Painting - 60 x 30 x 2 cm


C-Symphony of a rockstar, Jisbar

C-Symphony of a rockstar


Print - 138 x 83 cm


Princesse of the north, SISC

Princesse of the north


Print - 59 x 42 cm


Massive weapon, Kurar

Massive weapon


Painting - 146 x 97 x 2 cm


Blue velvet, Nef

Blue velvet


Painting - 30 x 30 x 0.3 cm

$528 $475

No Abnormality, Su Yu

No Abnormality

Su Yu

Painting - 60 x 50 x 4 cm


Foundations, Hush



Print - 54 x 54 cm


It is surprised - They are surprised (diptych) / WOW!, Vladimir Kolosov

It is surprised - They are surprised (diptych) / WOW!

Vladimir Kolosov

Painting - 61 x 61 x 6.4 cm


View from the outside. Eyes, Ljubow Jung

View from the outside. Eyes

Ljubow Jung

Painting - 70 x 50 x 2 cm

$1,075 $967

Les amoureux (bloc bleu Majorelle)... (Terre d'enfants 2022), Olivier Messas

Les amoureux (bloc bleu Majorelle)... (Terre d'enfants 2022)

Olivier Messas

Sculpture - 22 x 15 x 16 cm


Pez Pantone 072C, Jisbar

Pez Pantone 072C


Sculpture - 80 x 25 x 27 cm


Police line do not cross, Mara

Police line do not cross


Painting - 116 x 81 cm


UK queen (splash on paper), JP Malot

UK queen (splash on paper)

JP Malot

Painting - 50 x 65 cm


Le Baiser, C215

Le Baiser


Painting - 33.5 x 43.5 x 1 cm


The rising sunshine, SISC

The rising sunshine


Painting - 100 x 80 cm


Emerge II, Vhils

Emerge II


Print - 70 x 50 cm



Portraits are one of the oldest genres of painting known to art, and it first appeared in ancient Egypt. For several centuries, there was a tendency to idealize features in order flatter important patrons for whom the portrait was for. Then, progressively, artists started to turn to ordinary people for their sitters, with fewer requirements limiting their choices, they were able to paint increasingly realist works. 

Portraiture was influenced by the many movements of the 20th century and, rather than getting closer to reality, painters used portraits as a means to experiment with new artistic techniques and theories. Photography and sculpture followed a similar path, thus showing the incredible creativity and interpretation of artists. 

Today there is an enormous variety of unusual portraits that don't aim flatter their sitters in the least but rather be expressive. Disfigured faces, surprising collages, distorted human forms and even creatures that are half-human, half-animal: there are no rules and creativity flows!

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