In aesthetics, the uncanny valley is a hypothesized relationship between the degree of an object's resemblance to a human being and the emotional response to such an object. The concept of the uncanny valley suggests humanoid objects which appear almost, but not exactly, like real human beings elicit uncanny, or strangely familiar, feelings of eeriness and revulsion in observers. [ Wikipedia ]

- Volume 03 -

Based on the principles of the uncanny valley theory, this series of large-scale dotwork portraits aims to aims to subvert iconic paintings from history into contemporary ‘glitched’ versions, in an attempt to explore modern preoccupations of gender identity, female sexuality, and autonomy.

2017 - Ongoing


1170 x 780
87 hours
783,000 dots


1170 x 78
Work in progress