Bäst calls “mutated characters” the subjects of his portraits. In this sense, the idea of mutation fits well, but rather then a change that has taken place, one seems to be taking about something in progress, or waiting for the future in the contemporary society.
BÄST, Under / Above, ed. Cellar Contemporary, Trento 2017, pp. 10-11
The work is painted on both sides.
by Davide Raffaelli