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Raqib Shaw’s paintings depict often chaotic scenes inspired by antiquity classical paintings and his own life experience as are my own. Shaw captures fantastical worlds filled with hybrid creatures inspired me to create maximalist otherworldly scenes in my own work combining various contrasting elements to make the scenes more otherworldly. Shaw’s use of vibrant colours gold gilding and crystals inspired me to also explore rich colours in my own work inspired by different cultures amalgamated together. Amalgamating contrasting and surreal elements into intense colourful landscapes.

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