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Vavjeniak, Post Mortem VI

Vavjeniak Post Mortem VI, 2012

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Informations about this artwork
  • Medium

    Drawing : pencil

  • Dimensions cm | inch

    19.7 x 19.7 inch

  • Support

    Drawing on paper

  • Framing

    White wood frame with glass

  • Type

    Unique work

  • Authenticity

    Work sold with an invoice from the gallery
    and a certificate of authenticity

  • Signature

    Hand-signed by artist

  • Offered by the gallery

    AKIZA - la galerie
    PARIS - France

  • About the artwork

    Artwork sold in perfect condition

    Girl inspired by the post-mortem photographies in the XIXth and at the beginning of XXth centuries.
    Red pencil on bristol paper, which worked in sharpness, reveals a powder pink drawing.
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Themes: Portrait

human body






France Born in: 1975
Revisiting the codes of infant post mortem photography of the 19th century, Vavjeniak presents in his monochrome drawings a beautiful and delicate, yet wounded childhood. The illusion in the drawings reveals silent dolls, blurry Daguerreotype images of the dead. The black and red pencil hand drawings combine with elegance the disturbing the presence of the matter and a more diffuse evanescence.

The universe of Vavjeniak has the antiquated scent of old broken toys and reveals a certain mysterious nostalgia. His characters seem to ask a question, visible on their pursed lips, and invite to whispers, to slowness, to a time of remembrance which allows us to escape the ephemeral.
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Vavjeniak, Post Mortem VI
Vavjeniak, Post Mortem VI