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Colibri, Dan Hillier Colibri, Dan Hillier

Dan Hillier



£250.00 GBP

Limited Edition Print


Limited Edition of 50

76 x 76 cm


‘Colibri' is a Silkscreen Print by digital collage artist Dan Hillier. Printed onto 300gsm Somerset Soft White Textured Paper, the print is from a limited edition of 50 and is signed and numbered by the artist.

Contemporary artist Dan Hillier merges the old with the new to exquisite effect. Trawling through scraps of Victoriana - from wood cuts to etchings, engravings and anatomical drawings - Hillier layers the up pieces from the past in a digital collage process, producing an entirely unique aesthetic that treads the line somewhere between surrealism and neo-Victoriana.

With the hypnotic symmetry of a Rorschach ink blot test, ‘Colibri’ depicts a woman adorned with black and white feathered wings. As if a mirror has been placed down the centre of the image, the woman is Janus-like, with two eyeless heads staring hauntingly into the distance, while hummingbirds dance around her opened palms. The mix of stark monochrome and kaleidoscopic composition is breathtaking and powerful: a compelling work of contemporary art.

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