Hey, looks like you're in . Go to our new ? Take me there! or Leave me here!

August 13

Silvia Grav: Surreal/Tangible

By Ella Miista
Research doesn't necessarily mean becoming a hermit as you dive into the internet and bury yourself under books. Sometimes you come across artists like Silvia Grav, and inspiration just so happens to follow. Silvia Grav is a twenty something artist from Madrid. Intensity is central to her. It isn't just her work - it's her that is intense. She bursts with passion, and it doesn't end with photography. She has a dream of directing a film, she feels comfortable writing. Her work is dark. The obsession with black and white, the double exposures and layers upon layers of translucent details. It’s all a bit eerie. Some use the word dreamy to describe it, but it's almost nightmarish. She's said in an interview at first her work came from pain. Art as a form of therapy is nothing new. The idea of taking the pain and altering it makes sense. It gives us the chance to face it at our own terms. It's empowering. She describes it as 'covering up the emptiness and taking pleasure in it, to try and get, at least, something tangible and less ugly.' It's certainly morphed away from ugly. A fan of analogue, her images are scratched and raw. The emotion in them is suitably strong. But, it's not the feeling of dread or emptiness, or loneliness or anything else that dominates. In a way her work paints a picture of how tiny we are - and how big is the world that surrounds us. Feeling minuscule can instil fear but Grav's work isn't about that. Her work isn't to create more sadness but rather to work with the creative energy intense emotions bring. Dealing with her own pain in such a visually entertaining way, it evokes admiration in the grandness of the universe more than anything.

_600x600_berta_silvia_grav_surrealism _600x600_silvia_grav_copia silvia grav 3 silvia grav 4 silvia_grav-2 See her website here or follow her on Instagram.
Continue shopping
Your Order

You have no items in your cart

Keep in touch

Close

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

miista

online shop

shoes

eeight

miista

brogues

sandals

boots

X

Can't find your size?

Select your size, drop us your email, and we'll let you know as soon as it's back in stock!