Gijs Kast‘s portraits are stripped from any form of aesthetic.
The images offer a direct and confronting reflection that underlines the humanity of the portrayed. Gijs Kast shows what normally is hidden and uses his humor to make the painful experience of this exposure bearable. Gijs Kast reveals the venom within people and offers you the pleasure of a sarcastic peep.
It is therefore not hard to tune in to his work.