Anthony Goicolea's Ghostly Hybrids

Illustration // Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Anthony Goicolea's work endeavors to debunk the principles that tie human and animal, body and plant, outline and fill. Using ghostly tracings to delineate form, Goicolea creates images of hybrid organisms that function as visual dilemmas as well as illustrations. These dark, glorious impressions are lovely as they are ghostly. Goicolea studied at the University of Georgia and the Pratt Institute of Art and currently lives and works in New York.

The Works of Anthony Goicolea

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 07, 2013
Born in 1971 in Atlanta, Georgia, Anthony Goicolea is a first-generation Cuban American artist now living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Pathetic Fallacy is a collection of graphite drawings on layered mylar and large scale digitally composited photographs. The term “pathetic fallacy,” coined by John Ruskin in Modern Painters (1856), describes the treatment of inanimate objects and places as if they had human feelings, thoughts or sensations...

Anthony Goicolea's Pathetic Fallacy

Illustration // Friday, November 30, 2012
Born in 1971 in Atlanta, Georgia, Anthony Goicolea is a first-generation Cuban American artist now living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Pathetic Fallacy is a collection of graphite drawings on layered mylar and large scale digitally composited photographs. The term “pathetic fallacy,” coined by John Ruskin in Modern Painters (1856), describes the treatment of inanimate objects and places as if they had human feelings, thoughts or sensations...