Metaverse Dolce Paganne (aka Ceren Aksungur) is a voodoo artist, exporting fairytales to nightmares. Her works are featured worldwide in art magazines such as Hi Fructose, Beautiful Bizarre, DPI and exhibited in galleries&museums in US, UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Spain, Australia and Turkey... In the uncanny valleys of her surreal experiments where she researches the roots of "fear" she often escapes into the smooth aesthetics of "vintage". Selected Clients: Universal Studios, Nike, Suntup Editions.
The nymph was reborn in a park away from the skyscrapers. It was dawn just after the rain. Nobody has seen her yet.
Pomegrenade is a mixed media painting I created in 2018 (Antwerp, Belgium) as a part of my semi-solo show “Freak Shop” at the gallery Collectiv National and later in 2019 was exhibited at BOZAR Museum (Brussels, Belgium).
The artwork is inspired by still life paintings of Renaissance Age and composed with a contemporary surreal approach. The representation of the uncanny fruit includes 38 female portraits; smiling, thinking, sleeping, screaming and gazing into the universe...
In the woods where nothing blooms quite sane, June is staring into depths. Newborn bird' voices on her mind, past and future entertain her senses...
"Solitude seems to opress me. And so does the company of other people."
It was hard to slay herself in that shelter without gravity. Lotus was speaking: ‘there is no exit for mortals.