Author Archives: trompehalf

About trompehalf

I am an artist with a fascination with history. Not battles per se, but the culture and personalities that shape history. Gossip is good too.

Bollywood Mirror

Here’s my new mirror which is a fantasy on the Bollywood aesthetic.  Its a deep frame and I have attached lenticular panels depicting Hindu gods in all their Technicolor splendor onto the curves.  Its fun to watch the images morph … Continue reading

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Monstrance Convex Mirror

My new convex mirror named after the ceremonial object that is used in a Catholic mass to hold the Eucharist.  This shape has been used for hundreds of years and is probably the original inspiration for the thousands of sunburst … Continue reading

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The Harvest

One of Bruegel’s masterpieces seen by millions.  I have re-worked this iconic painting as part of my ombré series.

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The Scream

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Day and Night

This is a lenticular piece( one image morphs into another depending on the angle that the viewer is looking at the piece) called Day and Night. The original painting is by Ingres in 1806. It is a portrait of Mlle … Continue reading

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The Argenti Convex Mirror

My new convex mirror inspired by the Medici treasures at the Argenti Museum in Florence.  Each jewel is hand cast by me and mounted in a fluted setting.  Its 18 inches across. #markevansfineartargentimirror #markevansfineartconvexmirror

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The Pourbus Ruff

This is one of my new pieces that I call “The Pourbus Ruff”. It is an exploration of vanity, one of the seven deadly sins. The frame is related to the Argenti frame I have already posted. ‪#‎markevansfineart‬ ‪#‎markevanspourbusruff‬ ‪#‎markevansargenti‬

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