Alice Tye (earlier highlighted right here) is a London-based mostly illustrator and painter, represented by Jelly. With a degree in illustration from Camberwell Higher education of Artwork, Tye has exhibited across London and has worked for various organizations and publications, such as Moët Hennessy, Expedia, and The Guardian. “Cinema and architecture have been massive inspirations for my work given that I commenced my vocation,” she describes. “I frequently use the visible language of films in both equally my compositions as nicely as my color palettes. I am intrigued in discovering the romantic relationship amongst the planet we see filtered through well-known tradition and the fact of that planet. My perform is also inspired by my travels, capturing my ordeals of a location or a journey I have painted numerous sequence centered on visits to the United states of america and Japan.”
Starting in Miami, and traveling via the southern United States ahead of ending in Palm Desert, California, “Street Check out Highway Trip” explores a variety of American landscapes as a result of the lens of Google Avenue See. Depicting these scenes in the distorted viewpoint of the revolving digicam, Tye’s paintings are both of those vivid and thorough, yet eerily continue to. She elaborates: “The streets are vacant, a parked car or truck sits exterior a motel, a solitary vehicle follows in the length. The paintings seize the legendary American tropes—the cars and trucks, the motels, the broad streets, nevertheless the scenes do not experience idealized or bombastic. They are merely one times captured in a (virtual) journey.”
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