Diovadiova Chrome (a name fabricated by the artist by combing dio (god) and diva (goddess)) features hyperreal oil paintings of chrome protrait sculptures against a solid brightly colored backgrouned. Omolade illustrates the intricacies of the human face while detailing a reflected environment on the chrome faces. In this portrait series, Omolade initially sought to analyze the relationship between celebrities and deities. However, the project eventually became a psychological investigation of immortality, beauty, luxury, and the invisible masks that veil society.
Jersey City, NJ 07306