Piece description from the artist
I grew up in Mexico City where I started my fascination for manipulating images for fun.
In my world, this is what Llama's should look like. The 'Fashion Llama' is one of my most iconic works.
The glamour of the ’60s combined with a cute animal.
Paul Fuentes is a Mexican artist and photographer based in London, known for his modern pop designs of everyday objects and travel photography of surrealistic shots in dreamy places with a nostalgic vibe.He studied photography, design and art. Paul started making evocative images on his Instagram account using common objects to create idiosyncratic compositions, using minimalism, art pop and pastel colors, and he quickly gathered up a following. For each composition, he mashes up everyday objects to create a new, visual play on words, objects, and cultural associations.
Through his artwork, Paul hopes to make people smile and remind them of the playful creativity they held when they were young. He finds inspiration to create in everyday life.