Eric Adé Tanauh( Rickii Ly ), 27 years outdated, digital artist and artwork director in an promoting company born and raised in Ivory Coast, Abidjan. His type of artwork fall inside the style of Afrofuturism, which he describes as a mix of creative actions like Cubism, summary or Hyperrealism. His digital artwork is a method to signify Africa and African tradition in different worlds, in house, within the digital realm whereas remaining conventional.
Rickii Ly’s art work has his identification and signature. His explorations into Afrofuturism have a novel look that permits everybody to know, although his identify just isn’t talked about, that he created it. Rickii Ly describes his graphic artwork and collages to disclose the unseen fantastic thing about his surroundings by exploring the unordinary.
My creative imaginative and prescient was turned the wrong way up once I found Afrofuturism in 2016. I beloved it and I shortly immersed myself on this idea which for me is a cross-over between science fiction and African tradition. I feel the Black Panther film illustrated that effectively.
As my creative identification was transmitted in my works, my characters created themselves by way of very particular traits in a conventional, rustic, classic and darkish universe. It may be a bit too lengthy, arms that transcend the knees, a clean stare that claims quite a bit and even components from a number of worlds that solely intersect in my thoughts. My Humalians (Half Human, Half Cosmos), a time period coined by author Rune Lazuli to outline the bodily and religious duality of human beings, are a way more developed extension of our species, dwelling on one other galaxy nearly close to the our however undetectable by our expertise. For a number of years, I’ve been documenting in pictures the each day lifetime of their passage on planet earth.