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#12 Geran Knol : I could be anyone
In March we’ve launched The Art Series, providing you with access to exclusive artworks specially made for our community. Every Friday, you, as a Subbacultcha member, will get a work made by local and international creatives.
This week all members will receive an A2 poster from this work by Geran Knol. You're not a member yet and want to get this exclusive piece? Become a member before 19 June.
Meet Geran Knol. He’s an illustrator and musician who lives in Antwerp but was born in the Netherlands. As an illustrator, his creations feature strange little human-like figures in interesting compositions and collages. He’s got other projects going on too, like the music he makes under the pseudonym Oval Angle and the collaborative collective he co-founded with Bloeme van Bon, called Park Pardon.
'What I make is often a combination of figurative and abstract lines and shapes. I don’t necessarily tell stories, but I often use my own persona to visualise things. I like to bring an element of humour into it, together with a sort of poetic silence. My comics are not really story-based either, but tend to give a certain feeling. A small sketch or a more detailed work can have the same importance, as they are all part of an artistic practice that I try to keep as broad as possible' (source: Metal Magazine)
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