Photographs taken backstage during a performance of OPM in Las Vegas on November 7, 2019.
Born in Toulouse in 1980, Charles Henry Bédué is a documentary photographer who describes himself as more of a painter than a reporter. In 2003, he graduated from Penninghen School of Graphic Arts in Paris. Over the years, he has developed an approach that lies between figuration and abstraction, being inspired by everyday life.
This piece was about the posture of the person and how it connected to a natural element like green leaves.I elongated the neck to give the figure a bird-like quality and softness. I enjoy letting the watercolor bleed and move on its own and then I go back in to add structure. Shereene Fogenay was born […]
A “holy” portrait of being a modern day artist and performer in Las Vegas. Over the course of the nearly 11 minute video loop, Heidi transforms in and out of being Elvis from inside a neon shrine. The sculpture is about identity, performance, transformation and the labor that goes into being an artist.