The art throughout history has been used as a medium to raise a voice and reflect the reality about the world around us. In this modern world we are so caught up with constant updates and news feeds that we tend to forget about the problems amidst us. Below are some illustrations by artists to express their thoughts about the Modern world.
Illustration by Steve Cutts
Steve Cutts believes that art is a catalyst of change. He believes that consumerism and the want for wealth should not define our lives. This is the reason why Cutts creates illustrations to criticize the modern lifestyle. Steve Cutts says that “Humanity’s madness is an endless vessel to draw inspiration from.”
Illustration by Olivier Bonhomme
An artist named Olivier Bonhomme, based in Montpellier, France illustrated the modernity yet complexity of the modern life.