In search for control
The collection CTRL, made by the Belgian visual artist and designer Jeroen Broux, includes fascinating acrylic paintings where form, balance, and colours meet in a graphical and unique expression. The series is about the tickling, and sometimes scary, search for control over shapes, colours and techniques.
Design has been a common thread in Jeroen Broux's life. After many years of working at advertising agencies, Jeroen Broux became an independent graphic designer and started his own design studio; Imagica. But working with digital images and designs, made Jeroen Broux long for the more analog art creation. When he decided to go back to working with his hands on canvas and paper, he took a step into a freer, and less controlled, design process. In 2019, this resulted in the series CTRL: