Michelle Lova, born in 1989 in Essen, Germany, is a contemporary artist residing and working in Berlin, Germany. Her artistic practice comprises media such as paintings, drawings and sculptures. Her body of work is marked by a representational expressive language and a vivid imagery.
Michelle Lova is well known for her Manifold paintings, exploring a composite standpoint of an accelerating meritocracy. The folding and merging bodies are created sensually and ituitively.
With her figurative paintings the artist pursuits a more conceptual work, depicting scenes from society and relationships between humans and humans with nature. Reoccurring topics throughout her work are social sceneries and questioning equality. This reflects in her painting practice with a preferably reduced palette, high contrast and alternating quiet and vivid areas.