This is Ghica's work for the PAF! Art exhibition.
The second edition of the festival was a manifest against "Kitsch" and Ghica Popa chose to illustrate in his own style a well-known kitsch-rug in Eastern Europe.
About the artist
Ghica Popa is a graphic artist and creative director.
His distinctive style can be easily recognized by the mixture of robots, industrial rivets, square space vehicles and strange characters.
He worked for brands such as: Nike, DC Shoes, Less Taiwan, Bic, IKEA, Yahoo, Orange, Samsung, Windows, Nikita clothing, L'Officiel Hommes, Coca-Cola and many others.
Online portfolio: www.ghicapopa.com
The Abduction from the Seraglio
by Ghica Popa
PAF - The Kitsch Edition (2012)
Photography, concept art, illustration and street art in the first Digital Art Festival in Romania. The open project of a generation of different artists - PAF is an innovative event for all art forms that use digital media to express their creativity.
The theme for the second edition of the fest was "Kitsch". Exhibited artworks signed by: Ghica Popa, Vali Petridean, Ben Heine, Paul Hitter, Alexandra Albu, Silviu Andrisoi, Ana Andronic, Barnes, Carioca Studio, Bogdan Moraru, Allan Dalla.
About the printing technique
Giclée fine art prints are high-fidelity reproductions of original artworks, produced on a professional ink-jet printer.
The 270g textured fine art paper we use offers a great archival stability, guaranteeing a durability that exceeds 100 years for prints framed behind glass and guarded from UV rays. The watercolor texture of the surface lends a certain characteristic to the print, revealing impressive details of the artwork.