Ocean & Sea

2 artworks


  • Expedition Hope Giclee Print by Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat

    Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat Expedition Hope Giclee Print by Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat

    Expedition Hope Ultrachrome Giclee Print by Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat Artwork Limited Edition Print on Deckled 320gsm Textured Cotton Fine Art Paper Graffiti Pop Street Artist. 2022 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 140 Artwork Size 19.7x25.6 Hand Deckled Fine-art Glicée Ultrachrome print on 320 gr Fine Art textured cotton paper "With this project, I want your support and raise funds to publish my second book, Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat, The Art of Antonio Segura. In this book, I would like to show all the works that I produced from 2017 to 2022, but not only that. Here, you will find the true essence of myself as an artist. My inspiration sources are the photographs of my travels worldwide to live nature firsthand, the creativity and sketch process behind my work, and the final artwork. The complete book until the date where you will find sketches, paintings, sculptures, murals, museum exhibitions, and my biggest, most recent and exciting project, the main "Falla" of Valencia." -Dulk- Antonio Segura Donat A Journey Through Nature and Imagination "Expedition Hope" by Dulk (Antonio Segura Donat) is a visually captivating Ultrachrome giclée print that is a vibrant testament to the artist's creative journey and commitment to environmental themes. Released in 2022 as a limited edition of 140, each signed and numbered by the artist, this work exemplifies the intricate detail and vivid storytelling characteristic of Dulk's. Printed on 320gsm textured cotton fine art paper with hand-deckled edges, "Expedition Hope" is a fine art piece that bridges the gap between the natural world and fantastical realms, a hallmark of Dulk's style. The artwork, measuring 19.7x25.6 inches, showcases a surreal landscape where the maritime and terrestrial converge, inhabited by diverse creatures that seem to defy the laws of nature. Dulk's artistry is rooted in his experiences traveling the globe, where he gathers inspiration from the wonders of nature and the diverse wildlife he encounters. These real-world elements are then reimagined through his vivid imagination, resulting in works that are both an homage to the natural world and a commentary on its fragility. Environmentalism in Street Pop Art "Expedition Hope" is not merely an aesthetic endeavor; it carries an environmental message that aligns with the ethos of contemporary street pop art and graffiti artwork. The print's title suggests a narrative of exploration and conservation, echoing Dulk's passion for raising awareness about preserving our planet's ecosystems. The artwork invites the viewer to embark on a visual expedition, encouraging contemplation of humanity's role in safeguarding the diversity of life. Artistic Contribution and Impact Dulk's work, including "Expedition Hope," reflects his multifaceted approach to art, encompassing sketches, paintings, sculptures, murals, and museum exhibitions. This piece, in particular, introduces his upcoming book, which aims to capture the full spectrum of his artistic practice from 2017 to 2022. In this book, Dulk intends to reveal the essence of his artistic identity, sharing his finished works and the creative processes behind them—from initial inspirations and photographs to sketches and ideation phases. His commitment to chronicling his artistic evolution offers insight into his conceptual development and the depth of his engagement with his subjects. Dulk's "Expedition Hope" is a remarkable addition to the street pop art and graffiti art field, encapsulating the artist's dedication to craft, storytelling, and environmental activism. The print is a snapshot of Dulk's artistic journey and a beacon of hope, embodying the power of art to inspire change and reflect the beauty of the natural world. Through this and other works, Dulk leaves an indelible mark on contemporary art, inviting viewers to join him in his mission to celebrate and protect the environment.

    $803.99

  • Sale -30% Ghosts of the Moonlight Tea Ceremony Silkscreen Print by Rhys Cooper

    Rhys Cooper Ghosts of the Moonlight Tea Ceremony Silkscreen Print by Rhys Cooper

    Ghosts of the Moonlight- Tea Ceremony Limited Edition 5-Color Hand-Pulled Silkscreen Print on Parchment Paper by Rhys Cooper Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $250.00$175.00

Ocean & Sea

Maritime Motifs in Contemporary Art

The ocean has been a boundless source of inspiration across various art forms for centuries. In the domains of pop art, street art, and graffiti, it takes on a new life, serving as both subject and symbol. Artists have harnessed the allure of the sea and the mystique of its depths to challenge viewers, provoke thought, and communicate poignant messages through their creations. The vastness of the ocean is reflective of the infinite possibilities within these art movements, enabling a diverse range of expressions, from the critique of pollution to the celebration of marine life.

Environmental Commentary through Ocean Imagery

Within the urban canvases of cities around the world, street and graffiti artists employ oceanic imagery to raise awareness about environmental concerns. These artworks often feature marine creatures entangled in plastic or oil spills, pointing to the devastating impact of human waste and chemical pollutants on oceanic ecosystems. Pop artists in galleries harness similar themes, using bright colors and familiar icons to draw attention to the need for ocean conservation. The visual shock of seeing sea life juxtaposed with symbols of human negligence brings the message home to an audience that might otherwise remain disengaged from environmental advocacy.

Street Art and Graffiti: Nautical Narratives

Graffiti and street art are particularly potent in conveying narratives of oceanic proportions. They transform public spaces into forums for dialogue, bringing the narratives of the sea to those who may have never dipped their toes in its waters. These pieces range from murals of epic underwater scenes to the intricate tagging of sea creature silhouettes, each artist contributing their unique wave to the ocean of urban expression. This form of art is transient, much like the tides themselves, often here today and gone tomorrow, which underlines the urgent message of many ocean-inspired street artworks – the fleeting beauty of our seas amidst the strain of human influence.

Cultural Currents and Pop Art's Oceans

Pop art’s treatment of ocean themes delves into the cultural currents of society, making the familiar unfamiliar and encouraging onlookers to reconsider their relationship with the marine world. Iconography like the simple wave, a ship in peril, or a bottle with a message inside, become infused with new meaning in a pop art context. This artwork might be found gracing the walls of boutique seaside cafes or the galleries of coastal cities, capturing the zeitgeist of an era increasingly concerned with the plight of our planet’s waters.

Artistic Advocacy and the Sea

The unifying thread in the depiction of oceans across these art forms is the underlying advocacy for marine preservation and environmental activism. Artists like Shepard Fairey, with his "Obey Giant" campaign, intertwine commercial iconography with messages that critique consumption and environmental disregard. This approach has been instrumental in not just beautifying spaces but in steering conversations towards the health of our oceans. The sea, with its profound beauty and depth, is a powerful protagonist in the narratives constructed by these artists, a testament to the critical role art plays in echoing the issues of our time. Each wave of artistic interpretation brings the ocean closer to those who encounter it, allowing the sea to flow through concrete jungles and into the hearts and minds of an urban populace. This body of work continues to expand, driven by the tides of creativity and the currents of social consciousness, anchoring the ocean firmly in the fabric of contemporary art.

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