lixhu (A.K.A René Cartagena) is currently an industrial engineer by day and an ink illustrator by night.
This stippling salvadoran started working with fineliners in 2016.
(Available for commercial work.)
Heavily influenced by surrealism and futurism, he takes portraiture as his empty canvas.
"A gaze, a posture. I’m always looking for portraits as inspiration to my artworks. Playing with shapes, textures and layers lets me bend reality to my will. Somehow I got to get into the spectator’s mind during my first showcase. They felt, remembered things, found meanings. To be able to create that spark ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.