Wanda Koop is a Canadian artist known for her monumental-scale paintings which are usually combined with poetic videos and performances in large multimedia installations.
'Violent color palettes are employed to paint urban or natural scenes where the human presence is reduced to small black silhouettes. Glowing circles and screens are recurring shapes superposed to scenes of urbanization, industrialization and robotic technology.
They aim at representing the impact of technology in contemporary living and the way human experience is getting progressively filtered by a vision through screens and mobile-based technologies,
“asking us to reconsider imagery that is delivered to us through both cultural history and contemporary broadcast media”.’ x