Ivan Alifan at The Unit London

Erotica // Friday, August 15, 2014
Ivan Alifan is a Russian artist currently based in Canada where he is completing his final year at OCAD university majoring in Drawing and Painting. Alifan’s work is an exploration of the ‘modern gaze’. His ambiguous figurative paintings have an apparent erotic subtext, 

It's Not Milk Paintings by Ivan Alifan

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 07, 2014
This series is an exploration of the modern gaze; of ambiguous figurative paintings that are revealed and transformed within the act of the individuals' views. These portraits are not an attempt to render physical characteristics but rather create a language of underlying sexual subtexts. Using ambiguity as a tool demands the viewer's exploration of their psyches and provokes self awareness...

The Rose Eater by Ivan Alifan

Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 09, 2013
Ivan Alifan is an artist currently living in Canada. He attended the OCAD University in Toronto, Canada, and is son of the very talented Russian painter AnnaRazumovskaya. Ivan recently participated in the Los Angeles International art fair, and had his work shown alongside Malcolm Liepke and Jeremy Lipking. His newest oil paintings from earlier this year are provocative portraits, wet with a fresh coat of paint, literally.

Ivan Alifan's Rose Eater

Erotica // Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Ivan Alifan is an artist currently living in Canada. He attended the OCAD University in Toronto, Canada, and is son of the very talented Russian painter AnnaRazumovskaya. Ivan recently participated in the Los Angeles International art fair, and had his work shown alongside Malcolm Liepke and Jeremy Lipking. His newest oil paintings from earlier this year are provocative portraits, wet with a fresh coat of paint, literally.

Gallery

Every image in one place

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >