In an online world of sepia-tinted pictures of couples with love quotes laid over the top in italic font, Mexico-based illustrator Idalia Candelas is drawing women who are quite content in being alone. Her sketch series ‘Postmodern Loneliness’ was created using pencil, ink and watercolour and draws on the time she spent living alone in Mexico City.
Mexico-based artist Idalia Candelas draws women who are content to be alone. Using pencil, ink, and watercolor, “Postmodern Loneliness” is a series that celebrates being single. Candelas says she was inspired by her time living alone in Mexico City.