Tankpetrol - Pilot V1.
Tankpetrol - Pilot V1
Original piece spray paint on stencils
255 gsm somerset velvet satin card. High Gloss Varnish
Size 53 cm x 77cm
Born in Poland in 1982. Today he is based in Manchester, UK. Originally came from graffiti scene today is known for stencil art, although he uses different techniques ranging from stencils, typography and traditional painting to freehand murals and fine woodwork.
His artwork embrace the diversity of women characters. His moody and dark female portraits evoke emotional complexity of woman showing fear, anger, nostalgia or self confidence.
Tankpetrol’s murals can be seen in countries including Iceland, Malaysia, Russia, France, Germany and Luxembourg. His canvases can be found in private collections around the world.
Focal point of most of his work are women, depicted in strong posture, wearing tribal or military garment, showing a variety of strong and complex emotions like fear, anger or self confidence. Creating those images, Tank, who used to serve in the Polish army and is a self-taught artist, is looking to embrace the diversity of women characters.