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Skull - Michael Karpinski


Name:
Michael Karpinski

Country:
Poland

Web:
http://karpsky.deviantart.com

Social networks:
https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100004080395609

Title:
Skull

Species or element:
Human skull – anatomy

Description:
Misterium Beauty
"There is something mysterious in beauty; something understated that entices us and triggers some kind of tension."
I, however, would like to highlight the existence of beauty in something ordinary that many a time is not even noticed. That beauty, in my opinion, lies in the human beings themselves, their minds and bodies.
Studying human anatomy, I am fascinated by the complexity and functionality of its elements. By putting them together, they form a wonderful machine of great aesthetic functionality. I have decided to draw the human skull as I consider it the most interesting and important element of the human skeleton. Made with a ballpoint pen on paper – a time-consuming technique – the drawing was inspired by medical books of my grandfather and Internet pictures.

Category:
Handmade

Technique:
Ballpoint pen on paper

Year:
2017

As the author of illustration I have given permission for it to be loaded on Wikimedia Commons, Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0.