‘Floracle’ by Christian Orrillo and Cristopher Pérez
Artist: Christian Orrillo and Cristopher Pérez
Medium: Watercolour painting on Arches covered with resin, floral frame created with cold porcelain painted with acrylic and covered with resin
Dimensions: 9.4″ x 9.4″
Year of Creation: 2021
About the Artwork:
This work is inspired by fairy tales, the beauty of nature, the mythology of oracles and how the deities gave their messages to humanity through magical tools. This is a collaborative work sculpted and painted in conjunction with multidisciplinary artist Cristopher Perez.
About the Artists:
Christian Orrillo (Artist Bio)
Christian Orrillo is a self-taught contemporary artist born in Cajamarca, Peru. His work focuses on the magic of humanity and its relationship with nature, through the use of bright and iridescent colors he seeks to highlight the beauty that feeds the real and imaginary world. His style takes ingredients from different sources such as Japanese animation and the marine life. In his universe, Christian portrays beings of humanoid appearance that are deeply connected with the nature of their own reality, with unique physical characteristics. His work points to an ideal future where the harmony between humanity and the universe is a reality and manifests itself in playful, serene and enigmatic forms.
Cristopher Pérez (Artist Bio)
Cristopher Pérez is a multidisciplinary artist from Santiago de Chile. He began his career as a creative director for e-commerce and independent projects related to fashion. His constant search to express himself through new areas brought him closer to the visual arts.
Inspired by vintage, fantasy and nature, he seeks to transform the everyday into something unique and unusual.