The Masquerade: The Bengalby Avedon Arcade
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ABOUT THE ART
Inspired by a Brooklyn burlesque troupe's costumes, this series was about the masks that are worn and how one can take on those abilities. There's far more deeper meanings then just absorbing an animals attributes but, they really looked cool in my head.
This was a variant of the Siberian of which after I painted the first version I quickly painted this version over it.