'Obsessed' oil on canvas, 150 x 100 cm
Utilising realism as a critique of reality, this monochrome painting of model of the moment Suki Waterhouse explores the complex relationship between appearance and truth.
'In terms of communicability, every human face-even the noblest and most beautiful - is always suspended over an abyss. This is the reason why the most delicate and gracious faces sometimes appear to dissolve and reveal the formless depths that lie in wait for them.' - Giorgio Agamben