‘Mental Glitches I – Jamais Vu’ by Kristin Siegel-Leicht
Artist: Kristin Siegel-Leicht
Title: ‘Mental Glitches I – Jamais Vu’
Medium: Gouache and coloured pencil on paper
Dimensions: 9.6″ x 9.6″
Year of Creation: 2022
About the Artwork:
This piece belongs to the series ‘Mental Glitches’ which explores forms of memory falsification and illusions of memories.
“Jamais vu” is described as the opposite of deja-vu. In this phenomenon, a person, circumstance or place – although actually known – is perceived as completely new or even eerie.
About the Artist:
Kristin Siegel-Leicht is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer from Germany. She lives in a small town in the county of Vogtland. Her work is mainly affected by her preference for all kinds of strangenesses and curiosities. She loves to be subtle or hiding something in her work that reveals itself at the second sight. She works in mixed media, mainly gouache and pencil, often combined with digital colouring. Besides painting, Kristin likes to go for walks in nature and create cute GIF animations.