· By Frank Nicholls
Contemporary Hipsters by Fab Ciraolo
The artworks of the well-known Fab Ciraolo make it instantly apparent that the Chilean-born artist possesses an incredibly fascinating perspective on life. His work incorporate re-imagined aspects of nostalgic popular culture, including fantastical sci-fi specifications as well as stunning space-like atmospheres.
Incorporating vintage cartoon figures, fantasy favourites and even edgy popular icons, Ciraolo creates powerful and captivating images that stir up fanciful sentiments of the past, whilst maintaining a single foot forward. Remodelling pop-culture goddesses such as Marilyn Monroe, Frida Del Rey, and even Princess Diana into stylish and modernised hipsters, Chilean artist Fab Ciraolo’s artwork combines natural portraiture as well as indie-rock term dropping into a string of pastel-hued compilations.