The New Contemporary Art Magazine

Tag: Andreas Englund

From the canvas to public walls, Andreas Englund’s nameless, aging superhero endures as someone just trying to do his best. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, the artist conveys the universal (and futile) idea of chasing perfection in this fictional crusader’s everyday existence. It’s our hero getting rocks out of his boot, as displayed in the 2015 mural in Rochester, New York, above, or peeling fruit, or coughing his way through a blazing room.

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