adrian labaut hernandez imagines a series of dystopian lighthouses adrian labaut hernandez imagines a series of dystopian lighthouses
nov 11, 2015

adrian labaut hernandez imagines a series of dystopian lighthouses

adrian labaut hernandez imagines a series of lighthouses
all images courtesy of adrian labaut hernandez

 

 

 

for his ‘lighthouses’ series, cuban graphic designer adrian labaut hernandez illustrates structures with a beacon of golden light on top. these buildings are presented in desolated landscapes rendered black and white, except for the illuminating detail, giving an overall melancholic sensation. hernandez comments on his lighthouses stateting that they are, ‘destined never to be happy, isolated beings on earth, without any attachment to life, except for a few workers who hear the winds from the top and the song of the sea in what becomes their house. they don’t ask for much and don’t expect much either.’

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‘the shader’

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‘the station’

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‘the blur’

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‘the box’

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‘the citizen’

 

 

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