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Appropriating

Marcin Jakubowski, digital painting

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Can we call this “digital painting?” Does the maker create everything himself or does he sample textures to create the walls? Artists have been appropriating materials for their art for many years.

The realistic setting gives us believability of place and the abstraction of the  figure allows us to drop into the scene and identify with the subject.

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January 31, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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