Multimedia artist Soldada Un paintings push the boundaries,stretching the traditional definitions of retinal art.
Soldada Un is one of a growing number of artists that paints and sculpts manipulating,sampling and appropriating the old masters, remixed, openly defying established notions of “art”.
Soldada Un invites us to ponder re -member and rediscover art that has been locked up and guarded behind museums and private collections.
Refreshing sometimes humorous sardonic cool cerebral, his paintings are both a homage and uniquely original.
“I remember the first time I went to the Louvre thinking I had seen the real Mona Lisa by Da Vinci
only to discover I was nine decades late... damn you Apollinaire and Picasso.
the one behind the glass is actually painted by some bloke.”
I stand and climb the heads and shoulders of giants before me, especially Marcel Duchamp,John Baldessari,Richard Prince,Sherrie Levine
and their friend
“I have love in me the likes of which you can scarcely imagine and rage the likes of which you would not believe. If I cannot satisfy the one, I will indulge the other.” Hermostruo…Read More