10 Quick Ones With Kingston Poplar

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Kingston Poplar is a British painter, currently living and working in the Virgin Islands. His paintings depict scenes of contemporary life through a surreal, dream like perspective. Narrative based compositions are built from a large library of references, from social media, pop culture, geographical location, social class, imagination, personal experience and art history. Once on the picture plane the subjects and motifs, originally unrelated, now exist and interact in the same world, forming new narratives which reveal themselves over time. in a world of mass media and short lived dopamine hits, the end result seeks to reflects the contemporary mind and the large and confusing amount of information in which it erratically absorbs. 

For more information about Kingston, check out his Instagram and website.

Without further ado, here are Kingston’s 10 questions.

Physical art or NFTs?
Physical Art

Watch the World Cup or Watch the Super Bowl?
World Cup

Live in the 70’s or Present day?

Modern art or Surrealism?

Celebrate Christmas with the family or Get away for the weekend with the missus?
With the family and the missus 

Cross the Sahara or Climb Mount Everest?
Mount Everest

Yayoi Kusama or Jeff Koons?
Yayoi Kusama

Watch a documentary or Watch a comedy?

Lionel Messi or Christiano Ronaldo?

Be able to fly or Be able to breathe under water?

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