kelseybeckett: Finished piece for tomorrow at the Red Bull House of Art in Detroit. This had to be super rushed last minute, so I’m very happy it came out the way it did. This is my first finished oil painting since college!
Silhouette by Alexander Khokhlov Artist and photographer Alexander Khokhlov took this brilliant photo entitled “Silhouette”, as a part of the project “Weird Beauty”. Model is Alexandra Romanova and make-up artist is Valeriya Kutsan.
The difference between the florals on the one side and the solid black on the other creates an emotional contrast. The flowers create a sense of peacefulness while the solid black creates a feeling of foreboding. The use of symmetry gives the piece some b