Hybris to Aphrodite Series

INFO

Hybris to Aphrodite Series

The bust of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty and love in classical Greece, is covered with a wet cloth which drapes and covers her face. It is a new version of the famous wet drapery technique used by Phidias on one of the pediments of the Parthenon in Athens. The fabric act as a new skin covering Aphrodite’s white marble complexion with colour and graffiti.

YEAR 2019
TECHNIQUE

A new version of the wet drapery technique.

Project

Evreka exhibition, CCCC, Valencia

Dimensions

51 x 36 x 20 cm

Technique

Resin coated with marble powder, silk fabric.