"It’s empowering, graceful, and as well it’s energetic. The vibrancy alone is magnetic so that the figures within the piece can bounce off of one another. If anyone is going through a time of disbelief or is uninspired, I believe this will be something for them." – Mwanel Pierre-Louis
Mwanel Pierre-Louis is an Artist based out of Miami, FL. His work combines realism and abstraction in a narrative that draws from personal interactions and pop references. Mwanel's paintings feature juxtapositions of fragmented experiences and a strong emphasis on the relationship between subject and color. Born in NY, from Haitian descent, he's spent time living and absorbing the culture from New York, Miami and Los Angeles. Pierre-Louis attended New World School of the Arts' high school program in Miami, Florida and Art Center College of Design's illustration program in Pasadena, California. His clients include Starbucks, Fader Magazine, Adidas Originals and Atlantic Records. Mwanel's work has been exhibited in Scope Art Fair during Art Basel, Miami and in the 5th annual POW!WOW! Hawaii's "Exploring the New Contemporary Movement" in the Honolulu Museum of Art.