The hyper realism of the Powell’s is arresting visually and emotionally. The creative duo conjures fantastical worlds where raw emotion and pure memory inhabit a land of New American Nostalgia. Using the iconography of American pop culture, they succeed in exalting the effervescent joy of an imagined American past, where childlike wonder exists side by side with sophisticated photorealism and the nuanced experience of modern life.
Madeline approaches her artwork as she approaches life: with curiosity, joy, wonder and happiness. The emotional experience and visceral reaction to her work evokes optimism and creates the environment we all wish to live in.
Uniquely Modernist. Drawing from Pop Culture. Envisions a life in which everyone performs at their best. His artistic process is singularly complex yet relies on Iconic Simplicity. The Artist illustrates a fierce loyalty to how the Collector will savor the art and how the works fit into their realm of experience.