Posts Tagged: charcoal
More than 15 years ago, Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada started making urban art in New York. The Cuban-born artist is renown for his gigantic scale charcoal drawings of anonymous people. RG's works are more than just huge drawings on a building; they represent a social statement, reclaiming the public spaces that have been bombarded with pictures of apparently perfect men and women, or political figures.
Fascinated with the human body and its sensual curves, British artist Joseph Loughborough depicts in his works the dark side of human nature, imbued with sin, desire, fear and anxiety. His series of charcoal and graphite etchings, draws the viewer into a dark,