Alma Haser prints out portraits of people, folds them into a complex origami shape, places the shape back on top of the face, and re-photographs it in her "Cosmetic Surgery" series. Uncanny valley much?
reminds me of the work we did last year, layering paper and painting and then adding detail. Ian Murphy This piece of work is very detailed as illustrated through the painting. You can see the colour depth in the painting.
“I know a 'face' where the wild thyme blows, Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows, Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine, With sweet musk-roses and with eglantine.” William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream
French photographers Metra Bruno and Laurence Jeanson have created a series of portraits of people who look like they have had cosmetic surgery. But in fact they applied sticky pieces of magazine photos on the faces of their models