The Prophecy Series

Fabrice Monteiro
2015
African Art Kesh Angels Series

Fabrice Monteiro is a Senegalese artist whose work  tackles difficult topics with a unique artistic touch. This piece tackles difficult topics with a unique artistic touch. His Prophecy Series address the pollution situation in Senegal, and how the modernisation of Africa has led to this. This Africa art in particular shows a model with tentacles protruding from their back next to a pool of dirty water. The terrifying characters Monteiro created for this collection represent spirits on a mission to make humans change their ways. His art examines how the African culture and society has either adapted to, embraced or abandoned Western modernisation.