Inspiration: Giselle Manzano Ramírez
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“Low Poly / High Poly portraits” has received press from national and international media such as Adobe Illustrator, DesignTaxi, Digital Arts Online, Fubiz among others.
It is a geometric study of light and shade depending on the lighting of the artist's image. I focus detail in the eyes and face trying to approach hyper realism while at the same time work with bigger triangles to maintain the low poly technique and near abstract art. I define my illustration as : Minimal Complex
We all are made of small particles that together make a whole. Each particle such as a molecule, atom or cell seems simple but inside is complex. This is the concept I have for each triangle that is of vital importance in the process of my work. Each triangle has different information such as light, shadow as well as tone of color giving life and volume to the portrait. The concept of complexity is to characterize something with many parts where those parts interact with each other in multiple ways. In other words it becomes hyper realistic through detail, a careful arrangement of triangles with light, shadow and volume creating a whole and giving life to such complex and simple beings in this case, humans.
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