Pavel Rtue born in 1989 is an emerging street artist from Sevastopol, Russia. Recently, he has been catching a lot of attention through his abstract pieces and murals on the internet and social media.
He stated spraying in the 2000s practicing typical graffiti fonts. In his first attempts he was trying to imitate amazing graffiti writing that he saw in magazines. Gradually developed his recognizable abstract style. In 2012 the found a way to express his unique style that he was able to call his „own“. Nevertheless he is always looking for new techniques without losing the desire to experiment and discover new approaches in graffiti. He himself describes his works appropriately as contemporary abstraction and experimental muralism.
Lately, Rtue devoted himself to a internal journey in order to find a new way of interacting with the art work. He felt that a perfect composition meant not everything, instead he began always searching for figurative and harmonic solutions. Finally, in his most recent art works he tries to combine conscious and unconscious impressions hidden deep inside him.
Rtue is an emerging artist that combines approaches of traditional graffiti, abstraction and figurative images and thereby creates rough, transient and highly expressive art works.
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