In Ari Weinkle‘s illustrations he tries to re-appropriate forms for his own ascetic purposes, often uniquely juxtaposing and contrasting them together. Ari is a senior designer for Icon Interactive in Boston. This series of illustrations is a group of digital portraits meant to represent different states of consciousness.
“My inspiration comes from a wide range of sources; I have been particularly affected by Japanese aesthetics, Native American iconography, semiotics, abstract expressionism, surrealism, and philosophy. I attempt to draw on both visual and non-visual sources throughout my work”