An homage to Andy Warhol’s monumental body of work titled Shadows (1978-79), epitomising Warhol’s eternal search for a purposefully made image of nothing. Shadows successfully synthesises key elements of his practice, including film, painting, photography and screenprinting, valued as one of the most abstract and enigmatic works by “the King of Pop”.
SHADOW 24k Gold Rouge
the shadows of the object are depicted on the surface of the Gem in gold leaf and gold powder, on countless layers of deeply saturated and gradated colours with immence subtlety of tone
SHADOW II Silver
in diamond dust, or crushed German glass glitter, sprinkled by hand with gold dust on gradated colours, all set on a unique mould developed in Germany
SHADOW III 24k Gold Arsenic
hand-burnished gold leaf with mirror effect, shadow in ink with hand-sanded feather-like periphery