Kukula creates paintings of feminine, doll-like figures in beautiful scenery — merging the classical and pop culture

The fantasy world of Nataly Abramovitch a.k.a. Kukula, a Tel Aviv-born artist currently lives in the US, is filled with gorgeous women fashioned in whimsical and doll-like style, embracing both classical and modern culture. Each painting below is bursting with vivid colors, surreal beauty and fascinating narratives from the dreamscape of Kukula Land.  What a beautiful world!

Please scroll down and explore this wonderful artwork!

Enjoy!

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Painting_115247f7c

 

Artist Statement:

Kukula was born in a relatively isolated village about an hour north of Tel Aviv. Her few neighbors were mostly retirees, many of them Holocaust survivors. Her childhood imagination was nourished by equal parts princess fantasies and World War II horror stories. Thus the attempt to reconcile real life horror with fantasy life sweetness emerges as a central theme in her work.

Read More…

 

All images courtesy of Kukula, and are published with permission.

To see more of her work, please visit her:  Website  |  Facebook  |  Instagram

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Paintings_The Announcer

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Painting_d37cf7c2

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Paintings_7f6ae73

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Painting_The kites Maker

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Paintings_The Guardian

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Painting_3190c63

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Painting_6f57e5

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Paintings_347fre2

 

Nataly Kukula Abramovitch_Paintings_487fer

 

 



Nelson Kamdon

I Am Simply Flowing with the River of Life. I Take What Comes and Let Go What Goes.

Search