These illustrations by artist Copio are smile-inducing, as they are both creepy and funny.
Done with ink on paper or heavy linen, these portraits give off a cheeky aesthetic. The aloof artist has put a sassy twist on the standard genre of a sketchy portrait. Along with his charming style, Copio draws viewers in with social statements featured in his pieces. Copio’s diary-esque commentary is sharp and witty with a satirical edge. One portrait features an open-minded, vomiting subject, which may turn some viewers off.
Copio leaves you thinking about each picture, yearning for more of his dynamic portraits. He does a great job at enticing viewers with his interesting take on the human subject.