Mona Lisa Talk -Papercut - Angelo Accardi - Eden Gallery

About The Artwork

“Mona Lisa Talk” by Angelo Accardi is a captivating Papercut from the "Misplaced" collection that offers a whimsical blend of iconic characters and classic art. In the backdrop, the enigmatic Mona Lisa gazes mysteriously, her timeless presence creating an aura of intrigue. In the foreground, Accardi artfully introduces a delightful trio of characters: the Mad Hatter, known for his whimsical antics from Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"; Peter Pan, the eternal child from J.M. Barrie's beloved tale; and an ostrich, contributing a surreal touch to the scene. This artwork sparks imaginative conversations and invites viewers to ponder the unlikely interactions between these characters within the context of one of the world's most renowned paintings. It celebrates the enduring fascination with classic art while infusing it with a playful and surreal twist.

About The Artist

Originally from a small town in the south of Italy Angelo Accardi moved to Napoli to study fine arts at the Art Academy of Naples. Shortly after, in the early 90s, he set up his personal studio close to his childhood home to embark on his pursuit of painting and sculpture. In the course of his artistic development, Accardi has been on a constant search for new sensations using mixed media to depict figures against differing social backgrounds.

Accardi’s debut on the art scene was strongly characterized by what in Italian art is referred to as “figura,” a representation of the human body, as well as by pictorial and symbolic art. His focus is on the study of humankind and the space we inhabit. Accardi draws from this focus in every one of his collections as he illustrates surreal visions of everyday life under realistic backdrops of urban landscapes.

The cycle of works called Human Collection depicted on an attenuated atmosphere, suggesting the softness of cotton wool – where the figures are masterfully veiled as if by a sheath of moistness – marks a fundamental passage in his artistic development. Ironic and surrealistic, Accardi’s unique perspective and Avant-Garde style has exhibited at galleries as well as several solo and group exhibitions worldwide.

In the last three decades, Accardis’ artistic path led him to contemplate social representations through collections like MisplacedHuman Collection, and Blend. These collections reveal the contradictions in every day, working with commonplace objects and backdrops making the created scene more relatable. Using humor, symbolism, and tributes to famed artists before him Accardi represents culture, history, and even a prediction of the future.


Mona Lisa Talk -Papercut

Angelo Accardi | 3D Multilayered Papercut

55x55 cm | 21x21 in

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