Tradition meets technology with the oil painting "Veni, Vedi, PolyBear!" featured at the "Care Bears Forever" Art Show on Feb 24, 2024, at CHG.
Step into a world where tradition meets technology and innovation with the captivating oil painting, "Veni, Vedi, PolyBear!" featured at the "Care Bears Forever" Art Show on February 24th, 2024, Opening Night at Corey Helford Gallery.
Angie Jones, the artist behind this unique painting, beautifully captures the timeless charm of Care Bears while infusing a modern twist. Drawing inspiration from the ever-present influence of technology, Jones transforms the classic allure of Care Bears into a vibrant tapestry of polygonal triangles, introducing us to the lively "PolyBears."
Experience more than just oil and canvas! Point your mobile device at the QR Code, and immerse yourself in the world of Care Bears. Touch and drag bears to reposition them within the space, and use two fingers to scale them up or down for personalized interaction. Dive into the fun with this interactive feature and bring the Care Bears to life in a new way!
"Veni, Vedi, PolyBear" orchestrates a symphony of colors, blending the signature hues of CareBears – Purple (Share Bear), Blue (Grumpy Bear), and Pink (Cheer Bear) – into a harmonious fusion of emotions that resonates universally. The artwork radiates joy on a 24x24" canvas, encapsulating the essence of sharing and caring that defines the Care Bears' legacy.
Jones's creation is a delightful blend of tradition and innovation, inviting viewers to witness the sweet coexistence of nostalgia and the contemporary. Celebrate the everlasting influence of Care Bears as we embark on a journey through the artful intersection of the old and the new at Corey Helford Gallery.
The Augmented Reality models for "CARE BEARS" (https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/care-bears-f050978928b24893807c9ff3990845a9) were originally crafted by liebherr996litronic (https://sketchfab.com/liebherr996litronic) and are licensed under CC-BY-4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).
These original models underwent reappropriation, alterations, and reconstruction to integrate seamlessly into the AR experience. The artist added distinctive "powers" above each Care Bear's head. It's important to note that all trademarks remain the property of their respective owners.
Other Work by Angie Jones