The Danny Quirk 'Anatomical Self Dissections' series is an acclaimed set of portraits created by the Pratt Institute graduate. The aspiring medical illustrator presents viewers with imaginative and surreal portraits that dare to test visual boundaries.
Exploring what is underneath our skin, the talented artist showcases his fascination with human anatomy. These incredibly detailed depictions are gruesome and often feature controversial subject matter. Using a medium of watercolors, Quirk expresses his incredible artistic talents, proving that he is classically trained.
The artist takes inspiration from the engineering and intricate construction behind the human body, seeing a hidden beauty in it. From skin-ripping depictions to heart-bearing portraits, these bold paintings are not for the faint of heart. Exposing our insides, the Danny Quirk 'Anatomical Self Dissections' series is one to remember.
The Danny Quirk Anatomical Self Dissections Series is Gruesome
Jana Pijak — February 25, 2012 — Art & Design
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