Lot 142 - Yulia	Bas - Mask #2

Lot 142 - Yulia Bas - Mask #2

Oil on Primed Paper
A6 (10x15cm) original artwork
2020
Bidding starts at £50
ARTIST INFO
Yulia Bas is an emerging Russian artist whose powerful portraits reflect transformation, evolution and the beauty of imperfection. In each painting, empty spaces become eloquent, as faces remain unfinished and details are obscured. Yulia's brush strokes and blanks pose questions on identity, change and self-doubt. Working in gesso, crushed paper, acrylics and oils, her brushwork is both lifelike and abstract, rude in its texture and vivid in its accuracy. Each detailcarries her own anxieties as well as that of her subject; shadows suggesting traumas, tension and misconceptions, light indicating clarity, infinite possibilities, power and peace.