Russian born Hawaii-based artist Vladimir Kush has been creating surrealistic paintings since the late 80’s. His artistic motto is: To reflect the world in the mirror of the metaphor. Vladimir explains that metaphor is not only linguistic communication tool but can be also found in our daily life. While looking at his paintings the viewer supposed to get to the emotions expressed by artist through his subconscious mind. Human subconscious mind speaks in images, feelings and metaphors.
On being asked to describe his work in an interview Vladimir quoted William Blake:
“If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, infinite…”
All images © Vladimir Kush