< >

ALINA VARGAS

ON THE WAY TO THE PARTY

  • 1. Format
  • 2. Finish
  • 3. Frame

Choice of format

Choice of finish

Total amount : Frameless

Previous step

Choice of frame

Total amount :

Previous step
Limited edition from $145.00 to $7,480.00

Choose format, finishing and mounting

Artwork details

DELIVERY OPTIONS

Available in gallery
Pick up immediately in a gallery
Delivery in gallery
under 10 days, Free
Home delivery
under 10 days, Free
Home delivery, Collector, Giant, Exception
under 10 days, Free

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT DELIVERY

About the artwork

Faithful to her style, Dominican artist Alina Vargas-Afanasieva delivers a work at once comical and glamorous with the Las aventuras de ChapiBarbie y MariKen series. In a theatrical style, the photographer captures the exuberant lifestyle of two characters with names and attributes similar to the famous pair of dolls. “ChapiBarbie” forms a pun in Dominican slang for “chapiadora” or “diamond muncher”.

The artist

Dominican artist Alina Vargas-Afanasieva celebrates the diversity and beauty of the women of her country. A graphic designer, she first tried her hand at digital photography as a hobby. Her skills soon progressed and her glamorous style came to the fore. Commissions accumulated and publications followed in quick successions (Estilos, Pandora, Santo Domingo Times, Shine, SDQ, Mujer Unica, etc.). Actresses, singers, television stars… celebrities from her country all vied to obtain a portrait signed by Alina Vargas-Afanasieva. In 2011, she opened the Ladybug Pin-Up studio in Santo Domingo. With a team of professionals, she offers a unique experience in the Dominican Republic: the possibility of having your portrait taken as a pin-up. Make-up, hair, clothing… everything comes together for these atypical shoots with a vintage vibe. Once again, artist Alina Vargas-Afanasieva showcases the beauty of women. Since 2013, her singular touch has been the focus of many exhibitions in the Dominican Republic and the United States. She also teaches photography at the APEC University of Santo Domingo.  ... See more See less

All artworks

LIMITED EDITION ART PHOTOGRAPHY

 
Paris, New York, Tokyo...

Over 90 galleries worldwide in which to explore our collections and take advantage of expert advice from our gallerists.

Find a Gallery

 
Numbered Limited Editions

All of the photographs are provided with their certificate of authenticity in numbered limited editions.

Discover

 
 
Gallery quality prints

Gelatin silver prints created in our professional laboratory under the artists' supervision.

Our laboratory

FREE pick up from galleries

Secure packaging, free exchanges and returns.

Our guarantees

Our key artists

LUDWIG FAVRE

Born in Senlis in 1976, Ludwig Favre now lives and works in Paris. Art history, multimedia and audiovisual studies trained the photographer's eye, sensitive to the reproduction of picturesque landscapes. He has travelled widely, particularly between France and the United States. ...

RUSLAN BOLGOV

Ruslan Bolgov was born in 1974 in Klaipeda, Lithuania, on the shores of the Baltic Sea. His earliest photographs were taken as a teenager, but he didn’t take the experience very far at the time. It wasn’t until the end of his studies in economics and finance that he seriously app...

BERNHARD HARTMANN

Born in Frankfurt in 1955, Bernhard Hartmann began his artistic career at the age of 18 as a press photographer for a German newspaper. Self-taught, he studied art and became a landscape photographer after discovering this medium with the aid of his parents? Polaroid. He creates ...