PORTRAIT ART – HEADS
The HEADS series by DENKSTAHL is a reinterpretation of portraiture and a further development of the portrait of the 21st century. These portraits are full of symbols and symbols; Archaic symbols are used here as well as the logos of the global players of our time.
In the first part of the HEADS series called Warpainting, the artist brings a piece of American native history to life by portraying native American chiefs. The artist regards the portraits of the Native Americans as war-painting. The painting of the face and breast in particular was of great importance to Native American warriors.
The second part is about the stars of our pop culture. They are role models and have an identity-creating role for their fans. Film stars, music stars, art stars, political stars and sports stars – the geniuses, heroes and legends – are the people DENKSTAHL honors on his digital canvas.
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A DENKSTAHL UNIQUE PIECE is a high-gloss print with pigmented ink on high-quality photo paper, laminated behind acrylic glass and reinforced by an aluminum back. The artwork is stamped with an artist’s stamp. For your artwork you will receive a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and the biographical art book DENKSTAHL. art of a rebellious mind, which will be dedicated to you.
Portrait art, the artistic representation of people, is an important genre that deals intensively with the essence of human. It is always about the question of identity, individuality and staging. Historically speaking, portraiture has experienced a kind of renaissance since its heyday in the 16th century. Which characteristic images of human does our zeitgeist produce?