“Faneto” is the word used by Chief Keef, in the song that bears the same name, to refer to finesse. This ambassador of the music drill (rap bands), often distort the image of luxury brands such as Versace and Gucci turning them into street fetish icons. Thanks to him, the elegant and fine becomes aggressive and grotesque.
When four artists from the world of graffiti appropriate four decorative arts techniques using their own cultural references, they transform the classic into something colorful, anarchic and childlike. We are talking, then, of another “Faneto”.
In the “faneto” exhibition, Abel Iglesias shows an installation which mixes textiles, lights and paintings.
September 2019, Barcelona