Oliver Pavic

Maybelline

Painting

Artist name

Oliver Pavic

Year

2019

Artwork information

Unique painting technique which involves scraping the oil on canvas, 120 x 150 cm

Description

Queen Elizabeth II portrayed in an intimate act of applying lipstick. The famous advertising slogan: “Maybe she’s born with it, maybe she’s Maybelline” aptly reverberating in the background.

£2,000

About the artist

Oliver Pavic was born in Slovenia. He studied architecture in Ljubljana and then London, graduating in 2000 and working as an architect until 2015. In 2018, as a self-taught artist, he accidentally came across a unique painting technique which involves scraping oil on canvas. Oliver’s inspirations come from his own LGBTQ community. He continues to push his own boundaries in pursuit of recognition in a non-generic way.