Shauna 2, 2015
Limited edition lithograph on canvas, 4 of 100
Blake Emory's Zebra Love series of paintings, featuring a striking zebra-inspired style, explores the intersection of traditional art techniques and contemporary themes. At the center of each piece is a mysterious female silhouette, captured in a dynamic pose with one knee raised, or lying down with legs up, adding a sense of movement and energy to the painting. The bold use of color, particularly the striking red of the subject's shoe, adds a contemporary edge to the work, drawing the viewer in and inviting them to explore the layers of meaning behind the piece. Through this body of work, Emory invites the viewer to consider the relationship between tradition and progress, and the importance of embracing both in order to create truly meaningful and impactful art.