Produkte von Wasted Sergej
Throughout my life I have gone through many processes in search of growth and grounding. My art, works as my vessel to touch subjects of my consciousness and my subconsciousness. I am wildly inspired by my surroundings. The more natural aspects, such as nature, seasons, wildlife. As much as our individual way of life?
Thrilling to me is the expansion of multiculturalism as it carries both history, life experiences and wisdom. My past, coming from a different county, bringing my values and my language to a new one made me humble and aware. In my art I deal with differences, with liberation and suppression. In my paintings I try to set misunderstood cultures and gender inequality free. Women’s sexuality as well as cross cultural acceptance. It is my method to speak without language barriers.
When taking my strength and inspiration from the world around me, I feel obligated and concerned about taking care instead of taking for granted. I work on recycled canvases which carry my expressionist work. My art pics up the colors of nature and reminds me to use its resources attentively.
We all have different faces for different places. In my art I give my divided personalities room and freedom for expression. Sergej my alter ego side comes to light when I paint. By naming him I accept and even cherish the existence of this part in me, the masculine raw side of my femininity.
There are at least two two sides to everything: two sides to a story, two sides to every relationship, two sides to many personalities. As intriguing it may seem it can be just as disturbing. I as a person am learning about my sides with the steps I take in life and the art I make. My personal challenge is to be true to myself and to acknowledge these traits and to celebrate them at times.