Used Icons

World famous logo's are the icons of our time. The logos and colours have been carefully designed and are known by all. But when the contents have been used, we find the packaging and with that, the image brand of the icon in the bin or the gutter. The icon so well known to us, is now a crumpled up piece of rubbish. This contradiction is a frequent occurrence in our society. Through this Boekhoven looks for parallels in our existence. Like the transience of life, fame and power can be very temporary.

These pictures are an impression of his work.

  



Serie "Used Icons" title: kcal 139 - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: Great Taste - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: 330 ml - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: Sugar Free - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: Premium Quality - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: 57 varieties - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm





Serie "Used Icons" title: Class A - oil paint on canvas 100 x 120 cm