Christa takes the conventions of religious Byzantine icons, such as otherworldly backgrounds and haloes, and masterfully manipulates them to create powerful artwork that examines themes of identity, power, and individuality.
In this monthly installment, we welcome this month's newest artists to UGallery. These artists work in a range of styles and mediums and join us from around the globe. We are excited to introduced the following artists.
Beatriz Aguirre’s portfolio of off-beat and bewildering paintings repeatedly plays with the viewer’s expectations with uncanny doubling, cultural references, and grotesque distortions to the human body.