From Tesla cars to Brazilian waxes, being smooth is everything in today’s world – but why, artist wonders

//From Tesla cars to Brazilian waxes, being smooth is everything in today’s world – but why, artist wonders

From Tesla cars to Brazilian waxes, being smooth is everything in today’s world – but why, artist wonders

Artist Jes Fan is fascinated by the beautiful and the repulsive. His exploration of the contrast between them leads him to question our standards of beauty, shaped as they are by consumerism.“In the age of Teslas and Brazilian waxes, everything has to be smooth and [without corners]. Beyond feminine beauty, in architecture you see highly digitally rendered curvature,” he says.“Why are we thinking about beauty without edges? It stoops to consumerist needs, it’s a very accessible idea of beauty…

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