Porcelain is the kind of medium that normally seems to encourage chintz and kitsch. But Danish artist Maria Rubinke sees things a little differently. Rubinke’s art is less Little Miss Muffet, more Dawn of the Dead.
I’ve not seen gore carried out in such a traditional manner before and I must say I like it. I went through a phase of being pretty obsessed with looking at huge statues a while back, maybe I should start searching out sinister objets d’art?.. nah.
Rubinke’s works are a lot classier than those heavy metal gore album covers, but the vibe’s pretty much the same.
Have a look at these little rippers over the next few slides: