Can a sweet and delicate image, sometimes hopelessly romantic, illustrate the abysses of perversion of which our psyche is capable ? Obviously yes, and perhaps there is no more effective – or elegant – way to do it.It would otherwise have been impossible to make me approach the horror atmospheres of which these graphic novels drip , if not for the sublime beauty of these designs. So, just like in a Gothic fairy tale, I immersed myself in the search for the unknown author, down at breakneck speed in the rabbit hole, link after link, imagining it for north European, perhaps Anglo-Saxon, almost certainly Russian assonance.
The contradictions definitely did not end in the contrast between style and content, because Jessica Cioffi , aka Loputyn , is a young Italian artist with an incredibly mature style and extraordinary talent. Delicate and impalpable watercolor pencils define the ethereal charm of these feminine Victorian elegance figures. A mysterious and disturbing atmosphere hides behind the rustling of silk and lace, waiting for his victim: she who can never turn back and forget what she has discovered. Here I am.