Print description
This original oil on canvas digital print portrays a woman, her head bowed and hands clasped in prayer, radiating an intimate vulnerability and symbolises unwavering belief. The fusion of traditional art and modern technology mirrors the fusion of spiritual and digital realms, inviting viewers to contemplate the depth of faith in an ever-evolving world.
Meet the artist
Arno Carstens is a versatile fine artist who has experimented with a variety of techniques such as collages, charcoal, spray paint and acrylic. However, his mastery of oils on canvas is what truly sets him apart. In 2012, he debuted his first solo exhibition at the Lovell Gallery in Woodstock, Cape Town. He began his journey with digital art in 2023. Arno's fascination with the darker aspects of human existence is evident in his art, which often incorporates a blend of humour and cynicism as a source of inspiration. His work seamlessly blends expressionism and surrealism, resulting in pieces that skilfully balance storytelling, emotional depth, and the use of colour to achieve an exquisite visual appeal. Arno's aim is to create an optimal balance between the positive and negative, eliciting a natural state of arousal and a sense of visual richness. His art is a testament to his passion and dedication to exploring the depths of human experience through his unique and insightful lens.
Primary sale info
Aug 25, 2023
100 offered
Sale capped at 21
Jan 10, 2024