Jake Wood-Evans is an artist from Devon, UK, currently living and working in Hastings. Looking at Jake’s work you might feel a tingle of recognition, the thought that the paintings make you think of something you’ve seen before… Something quite plausible! Inspired by craftsmanship throughout the ages, ranging from the old Baroque masters to contemporary figurative painters, Jake takes the pieces that inspire him and interpret them in his own way. The resulting images are unsettling yet beautiful, showing a disintegrating look at some of the finest pieces of art known in history.
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