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‘Bruce Wayne’ (2012) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

Every superhero has a secret identity.

Simon Monk explores the incongruity between the epic nature of super-heroism and the inert and unimpressive nature of their plastic counterparts.

‘Tim Drake’ (2012) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Steve Rogers’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Peter Parker’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Dr. Donald Blake’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Dr. Bruce Banner’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Clark Kent’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Bruce Wayne’ (2012) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

Ogni supereroe ha un’identità segreta.

Simon Monk evidenzia l’incongruenza tra la natura epica del supereroe e la natura inerte e insignificante delle loro controparti di plastica.

‘Tim Drake’ (2012) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Steve Rogers’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Peter Parker’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Dr. Donald Blake’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Dr. Bruce Banner’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

‘Clark Kent’ (2011) oil & alkyd on wood 60x50cm

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