Artist Mark Lovejoy manipulates printer inks, pigments, resins, oils, and waxes to create a luscious ephemeral panorama out of the painterly mediums. Capturing the layered process through a series of photographs, these constructions are reworked, dissolved, and reshot repeatedly. Employing the use of digital technologies and effects, Lovejoy subverts the traditional photographic medium by blending and abstracting original elements into a single, endlessly fascinating digital composition.
Magnus Gjoen brings a unique punk-sensibility to his practice. Incorporating symbols such as skulls and machine guns that remind us of the ephemeral nature of earthly pursuits, he creates contemporary vanitas for the digital age. See more at depict.com.