Justin Michael Stokes

Mixed Media

Justin Stokes is a Birmingham Alabama artist with a fondness for 20th century artifacts, curiosities, & subcultures. He works with a variety of mediums including inks, acrylics, digital and clay sculpture. Themes include 物の哀れ (mono no aware), nostalgia, dark humor & optimistic nihilism. His work is often influenced by ideas of transience and imperfection and acknowledges three simple realities: nothing lasts, nothing is finished, and nothing is perfect.