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WE’RE ALL ALIKE ART INSTALLATION OF DRAWINGS
As a species, we share biological and physiological features but, as humans we have sociological and spiritual similitudes that make us the most powerful leading mammal on the planet.
Even though humans share one hundred percent of the same genes, the orders contained within the genes are not entirely identical. Each person is unique. Despite differences caused by specific geographical areas of origin and orders in DNA we keep the most basic and fundamental characteristics.
We’re All Alike is an installation of a series of 24 charcoal drawings (22 x 27 inches each approximately) exploring these similitudes we all share through portraiture. Inspired by the tradition of Gold Glass Roman Medallions portraying noted persons such as kings, queens and the wealthy, this series takes the simplicity of the work itself presenting the traditional bust of the individual over a black background allowing the power of his/her personality to emerge. We’re …