Sacha Goldberger’s series ‘Super Flemish’ – a collection of portraits of modern heroes and fantasized characters from our childhood captured with the 17th century Flemish painting techniques counterpointing light and shadow.
“What if Superman was born in the 16th century? And what if the Hulk was a Duke? How might Van Eyck have portrayed Snow White?
Fiction and fantasy meet history of art, and time meets an inexhaustible desire for mythology which is within each of us… Under the patina of time, these images allow us to discover an unexpected melancholy of those who are to be invincible”
Perhaps because after all they are undeniably human?