Morena - Thiago Sancho
Title: Morena 2021
Material: Iron, gauze, plaster, resin, PVC glue and cold porcelain
Dimensions: 18 x 38 x 13 cm
Artist: Thiago Sancho
The Williane series is a fundamentally different body of works in Sancho’s oeuvre. This art piece seems to be a complex combination of different art movements and epochs, creating a distinctive visual language.
This small-scale sculpture does not make a bold proclamation.
Morena, is titled after the model’s aunt. The sculpture is covered in shiny, almost sugary glazes - resembling Fontana’s ceramics with its nearly devotional quality. A hand on the chest holding a flower may suggest renderings of the renaissance
Birth of Venus, modestly posing, as she covers her nakedness with a hand.