"Captain Bodhisattva" is a mashup of Buddha and Captain America. The A on the helmet now stands for Awakening, the aim of the teachings of the Buddha. Awakening leads to true freedom, which is quite different from the freedom superhero captain America tries to accomplish through endless violence.
Iskander Walen is an established artist whose work has been exhibited in many solo and group shows in Asia, Europe and North America. His paintings and sculptures are often infused with humor, while presenting an original take on societal discrepancies and contradictions.
Note that this is a handmade, hand-colored artwork and will have minor imperfections and slight color variations. (see photographs)
Resin and paint. Signed, numbered, COA included.
• Limited edition of 50, and two artist proofs
• Size 190 × 180 × 180 mm
- Iskander Walen
- Titel van kunstwerk
- Captain Bodhisattva
- Hars en verf
- Totale afmetingen
- 19×18×18 cm
- 18×18 cm
- Verkocht met lijst