Details:

This work is part of a series derived from an unfinished comic that the artist has mostly kept private. This composition combines autobiographical elements with fantasy to explore the artist’s psyche—creating a loose narrative bound by themes of existential dread, desire, societal performance and insurgency.
Unframed

① Artwork:

Sleepy Girl

This work depicts a dog-human hybrid taking a midday nap in a softly lit bedroom next to a cramped nightstand. This work is part of a series that features anthropomorphized dog/human hybrids. These figures serve as stand-ins for the artist and the people in her life. Seibert uses lamp-black gouache to paint these characters in dreamlike vignettes.

Each of the works in this series are derived from an unfinished comic that the artist has mostly kept private. The works in this series combine autobiographical elements with fantasy to explore the artist’s psyche—creating a loose narrative bound by themes of existential dread, desire, societal performance and insurgency.

Specs:

11.75 inches
14.5 inches

③ Artist:

Chloe Seibert

Combining autobiographical elements with fantasy, Chloe Seibert’s work explores existential dread, desire, societal performance and insurgency. The artist’s practice encompasses sculpture and immersive installation, as well as painting and drawing. Seibert derives many of her dreamlike vignettes from an unfinished narrative comic that the artist has mostly kept private.

Chloe Seibert:
Sleepy Girl, 2022
Gouache on board
14.5 × 11.8 inches /