Javier Guadalupe, Korean Girl
2022, Textile Collage, 51.18 x 31 1_5 x 10 In. Javier Guadalupe’s creations are made by laser cutting fabrics. Attracted by their patterns, textures and tactile emotions, they create a Kinetic sense of movement and energy that draws the viewer in. Guadalupe's work often explores themes of nature, spirituality, and art history. He draws inspiration from his experiences growing up in Ecuador and traveling throughout the world. He incorporates elements of historical art, prominent art icons and past knowledge of cultures within their art.