Victoria and Albert Museum

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Visible Cities

Visible Cities

These three images are from a series i created based on the "cities" described by Marco Polo in Italo Calvino's "Invisible Cities.

I tried to mesh a sense of early 1200's and 1300's Italian artwork in terms of colour, texture and pattern, with a modern stylistic and slightly abstracted flare.

City of Strangers
City of Repetition
City of a Thousand Wells