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MARIANNE PON - LAYUS

Canada

“Pon-Layus’ paintings show oddly similar women in sensual and aggressive settings with a disconcerting humor. The situations that she depicts are in contradiction with the ways in which women are shown in classical paintings. Far from lascivious models or respectable mothers, her protagonists have a right to violence, desire, sadism and masochism. With cathartic intent, she wants to free the female figure of heteronormative fantasy and self-shame by exploring domination and role reversal.”

ARTWORKS

"The War Of The Suburbs" N°0772

I reverse the convention in fairy tales. Usually the wold attacks the young girl and her family. In the painting it's the opposite

2016
90 x 125 cm
Acrylic and oil on canvas

"Saddest Story Ever Told" N°0771

Two identical woman are fighting the Grim Reaper with weapons. Two other try to trap him. One small figure in the background is crossing the styx. She is dead, because no matter what you do, that what's going to happen.

2016
180 x 180 cm
Acrylic and oil on canvas

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