Alex Face is a well-known Thai street artist who has gained international recognition for his distinctive style and thought-provoking works. Born in 1980 in Bangkok, his real name is Patcharapol Tangruen, but he is more commonly known by his artist name, Alex Face. Alex Face's signature style is centered around a character called Mardi, a three-eyed child with a distinctive, androgynous appearance. Mardi is a symbol of innocence and vulnerability, often depicted in various emotional states, such as sadness, loneliness, and contemplation. This character is often used to explore themes of social and political issues, such as inequality, poverty, and environmental degradation. Alex Face's work has been exhibited in galleries around the world, from Tokyo to New York, and his murals can be seen on the streets of major cities across Asia. His art has also been featured in various magazines, books, and documentaries. One of Alex Face's most well-known works is a mural located in the heart of Bangkok's Siam Center shopping mall. The mural, entitled "Never Give Up," features a giant Mardi character, standing with one arm raised in defiance. The artwork has become a symbol of hope and perseverance for many people in Thailand, inspiring them to overcome their struggles and challenges. Alex Face's work is not limited to street art. He has also created sculptures, installations, and other forms of art. In 2020, he collaborated with the fashion brand, Gucci, to create a limited-edition T-shirt featuring his signature Mardi character. In addition to his artistic pursuits, Alex Face is also a devoted father and husband. His wife, Sathid, and daughter, Alexandra, have both been featured in his artwork, often depicted alongside Mardi. Overall, Alex Face is a talented and innovative artist who has made a significant impact on the world of contemporary art. His unique style and thought-provoking messages have earned him a loyal following, and his work continues to inspire and captivate audiences around the globe.
Alex Face Scorch Archival Print by Alex Face
Purchase Scorch Limited Edition Archival Pigment Fine Art Prints on Hand-Deckled 290gsm Moab Entrada Paper by Graffiti Street Art and Pop Culture Artist Alex Face. 2021 Edition of 100 Fine art print on Moab Entrada 290gsm paper 24 x 20 inches / 61 x 50.8 cm Hand Deckled Edges Each print is signed and numbered by the artist Printed by Static Medium (Los Angeles)
Purchase Laissez-Fire No 1 Limited Edition Archival Pigment Fine Art Prints on Hand-Deckled 290gsm Moab Entrada Paper by Graffiti Street Art and Pop Culture Artist Alex Face. 2022 Signed Edition of 100 - Fine art print on Moab Entrada 290gsm paper - 25 x 20 inches / 63.5 x 50.8 cm - Hand Deckled Edges - Each print is signed and numbered by the artist - Printed by Static Medium (Los Angeles)