• Detailed Portraits of Animals Combine Intricate Layers and Decorative Flourishes

    12 days ago - By Colossal

    The newest series by Manila-based paper artist Patrick Cabral features three white animals detailed with elements of black and gold. A pink nose serves as a stylistic outlier for a whiskered tiger, while the long and narrow trunk of Cabral's elephant is completed with a dazzling linear adornment in gold. The animal's design is similar to a previous elephant iteration Cabral created out of paper in 2017. However, the newer piece's radial patterns on its forehead and symmetrical ears provide a distinct contrast in composition. To support their more permanent display, the artist used MDF to...
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