Fascinated by the contradictions within the game such as the complexity and simplicity, artist Justin Michael Jenkins explores the many dynamic possibilities and underlying laws that govern the game as well as the games microcosmic foundation for the universe. These surreal works bring the game to life in many unique and bold ways.
Our prints are made with the best technology known as giclee and result in a semi gloss matte finish that locks in the true colors of the originals.
In this work the hands above the board reflect the reflex involved in chess and the hidden face and eyes symbolize the neccessary observational element of the game. The pieces , hands, and hidden face all flow in the landscape.