In the treatment of color, as in the rest, it is ambiguous, its flat graffiti marker tones sing clear and concise notes, but as before poetry struggled with expression, now monotonous becomes harmonic.
Vacui horror or reflection of an overcrowded world?
We will never know ...
...My Illustrations attempts to glorify the mundane through imaginary events, a kind of vivid and partial glimpse where the common, the strange and the absurd overlap.
Each of the elements illustrated embody a fragment of an untold story that extends past the borders of the image.
Not all scenes are directly linked but do share a common psyche.
They result in a heterogeneous mixture of spontaneous ideas and sentiments experienced during each of their own development and construction. I hope that their enigmatic appearance will incite a double take....
Pepe Sevillano´s work is a fusion of styles and techniques,mixing the primitive cultures, the personal mythologies, the robots, the comic world, the tattoo, Heavy Metal and the fantastic literature. All this makes him develops his particular surrealism pop”.
Also by famous art critic Tomás Paredes (La Vanguardia newspaper, 2007):
“Pepe Sevillano is installed in a gothic language, looking at Giger´s esthetic, without missing his work particularity...setting an atmosphere full of arcanes and esoteric fusions, with wonderful elements and narrative incursions”.