DALeast was born in China in 1984, now he lives
in Cape Town in South Africa.It is believed
that when he was 3 he said that he’s going to be an artis and that he will
travel all over the world.
sculptures and art history at the
Institute of Fine Arts.
He began his adventure with street art in 2004
calling himself – Dal. He joined a group called JEJ. As a lot of street art artists he had some trouble
with the law (he was arrested in 2008 just before the Olympic in Beijing).
DalEast in his
work is combining sculpture, canvas and installations
, he is playing with our eyes creating 3D effect on the walls (Using black and
white paint). His works are always connected with the environment of the
DalEast in his
works focuses on the details, thousand
little parts create together amazing shapes that he brings to life.
Artist in most
of his work is using dark base under light line which makes images appear to come out of the wall.
His works are
magical, he creates amazing optical illusion using only couple of colours on
frequent theme that can be noticed in his art are shapes that are falling apart
in the central part of the painting.
The artist claims that animals that
he paints depict human as well as a society and their mutual influence on the
Director — Teresa Latuszewska Syrda Photos — Marek Szymański Office manager — Jadzia Krakowiecka Gallery — Justyna Bienias
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