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PHILIP MUNOZ


Philip Munoz Philip Munoz lives and works in Bristol. He graduated in Biochemistry from the University of Bristol in 2002, an unusual path for such a talented selftaught painter, whose work is centered on the notion of glamour and its role in social identity. Philip is particularly concerned with the idea of beauty through transformation. This interest is channeled into his stylish portraits of attractive young women, adorned with tattoos and piercings. cleverly capture the seduction and glamour of high-street window displays. A voyeuristic and passing gaze into a shop window, meticulously rendered in oil. These depictions of mass-produced objects of desire play on the relationship between commodity fetishism and hyperrealist painting.


All the Glitters oil on canvas 51 x 51 cm (20 x 20 in) ÂŁ 4,000


Girl with Flowers in her Hair oil on canvas 90 x 60 cm (35 x 24 in) ÂŁ 6,000


Sarah oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm (24 x 16 in) ÂŁ 4,000


The Presence of Grace oil on linen 75 x 50 cm (30 x 20 in) ÂŁ 5,000


Robyn oil on canvas 80 x 120 cm (31 x 47 in) ÂŁ 7,500


Anouk oil on canvas 75 x 50 cm (30 x 20 in) ÂŁ 5,000


Build me Up, Break me Down oil on canvas 90 x 80 cm (35 x 31 in) ÂŁ 6,500


Another Day oil on canvas 90 x 60 cm (35 x 24 in) ÂŁ 6,000


Above oil on canvas 90 x 80 cm (35 x 31 in) ÂŁ 6,500


Victory oil on canvas 114 x 75 cm (45 x 30 in) ÂŁ 7,500


These Walls oil on canvas 90 x 60 cm (35 x 24 in) ÂŁ 6,000


Morning Light oil on canvas 60 x 40 cm (24 x 16 in) ÂŁ 4,000


Within oil on linen 80 x 75 cm (31 x 30 in) ÂŁ 6,000


Looking Beyond oil on canvas 75 x 50 cm (30 x 20 in) ÂŁ 5,000


Cheap Sunglasses oil on canvas 130 x 92 cm (51 x 36 in) ÂŁ 8,500



Philip Munoz