Aerosols and Acrylics on canvas
100 x 100 cm
I notice more and more that my signature style is to create compelling, color-soaked, eye-catching surfaces that draw the viewer closer with my use of familiar pop culture and consumer culture references. On closer inspection, these references are never what they seem and the idea is always to celebrate, highlight, or question topical and social issues in this new age we find ourselves in.
In this piece, the popular M&M’s gets the Fadiel Hermans workover and the overall idea is to celebrate the pride and strength of the women on this continent.
Wathint’ abafazi, wathint’ imbokodo’
(You Strike a Woman, You Strike a Rock) KAPOW!!!!
Description of a Diasec
A Diasec consists of 3 layers:
- an aluminium dibond board as the support material
- the image on photographic paper (or an inkjet print)
- a layer of acrylic glass
The image gets onto the photographic paper via laser light and the paper gets developed as conventional photographic paper in previous
The paper used for the Diasec we sell is Fuji Chrystal Archival Paper, which has a specific glow and enhances the
Once finished, the image gets pasted on the aluminium dibond board and in a cleanroom covered with acrylic
Fuji gives a 75 year guarantee on colour fastness of the image and the acrylic glass filters around 90% of UV
There are only very few companies worldwide who are able to produce Diasec in high Because of this, we have all our Diasec made in Germany.