14 x 19.5 x inches
Pantinan - This work is a depiction of one of my best friends from Emerson College named Panitnan Prajantabut. She is from Phuket, Thailand. This work was directly inspired by Alex Katz full face works. Panitnan posted a photo where her face covered the entire frame and I had to create it.
MICHAEL THORPE, Pantinan
Michael C. Thorpe
Based in New York City
Education : 2016 Emerson College, Boston, MA
Selected Public Collections: Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Michael C. Thorpe is a visual artist living and working out of New York, New York, with a primary focus in textiles. His mother, Susan Richards, taught him the art and craft of quilting. Thorpe is exploring the limitations of both social constructs and textiles by combining fabrics, imagery and language to evoke alternative perspectives on the human experience.