I’ve Seen That Face Before
(Grace Jones)

Ricardo Côrte

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She needs no introduction
‘Pull up to the bumper baby’

Acrylic on archival paper
Three colour screenprint
42 x 59.4 cm
Ediiton 1/8

Year 2020

"Ricardo Côrte is a British Portuguese printmaker, with a background in Textile Design and currently based in London - UK.

His work is inspired by Pop Art, graphic design and late 20th century pop culture and uses collages and photographic imagery - often in bold and fluorescent colours - to create colourful silkscreen prints, which often explore themes around gender identity and expression.

Ricardo is particularly drawn to screen-printing as a printmaking technique because of its complexity and precision and the way images are created by hand-pulled layers of ink – adding, building, obscuring and finally revealing the final image