Puzzle adaptation of Okuda San Miguel’s limited edition print ‘Quarantine dreams’ created during the lockdown here in Spain.
The piece explores both the delicate situation we are facing and the explosion of creativity we are seeing at the same time. The composition has a series of main figures complemented by a range of characters from popular culture -including Donald Trump, Mickey Mouse, Snoopy and Bender- and personal icons, creating a surreal mix.
Part of the proceeds of the sale of the puzzles will go to the #colouringtheworld initiative.
96x68cm, 2000 pieces
About the Artist
OKUDA SAN MIGUEL
Born November 19, 1980 in Santander and based in Madrid since 2000 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Complutense University of Madrid. Since its inception in 1997, his pieces on railroads and abandoned factories in his hometown were clearly recognizable. Parallel to his work in the street, Okuda also starts producing more intimate works in his studio, with which from 2009 evolves into a more personal way. The multicolored geometric structures and patterns are joined with gray bodies and organic forms in artistic pieces that could be categorized as Pop Surrealism with a clear essence of street forms. His works often raise contradictions about existentialism, the Universe, the infinite, the meaning of life, the false freedom of capitalism, and show a clear conflict between modernity and our roots; ultimately, between man and the same. In his work, multicolored geometric architectures blend with organic shapes, bodies without identity, headless animals, symbols that encourage reflection... A unique iconographic language. His works can be seen in streets and galleries around the world: India, Mali, Mozambique, United States, Japan, Chile, Brazil, Peru, South Africa, Mexico and the European continent among others.
Okuda San Miguel