Marius Budu is a visual artist working with photography and digital art. He is currently based in Copenhagen, Denmark.
stunning way of expressing the essence of the human condition has
captured tens of thousands of art lovers worldwide.
Budu’s photographs are strong and focused, with few details supporting
the clear impression of one thought or emotion. Through his unique use
of light and shading, the pieces create structure and emphasize the
sparse, yet vivid colors. The photographs are driven by his fascination
with the human body as a raw material for art: Sculptured, twisted and
focused on the minute details, revealing its inherent individuality. The
photography plays with the viewer’s expectations of composition and
motif - often portraying only ambiguous parts of the body, letting the
viewer wonder or simply absorb.
His digital art unites
beautifully twisted visual concepts with the foggy sphere of
subconsciousness. Drawing large inspiration from nature’s forces, Marius
Budu depicts glimpses of a dream world that is far from familiar and
yet recognizable. The art pieces dance between surrealism and realism,
placing well known subjects in an altered context – creating a deeper
look into the concept and at the same time reflecting the viewer’s
Marius Budu delineates the human
experience as a whole – uniting the photography’s embodied honesty with
visual echoes of a mind’s streaming notions.