Mad Skills Monday 052: Taudalpoi

Welcome to Mad Skills Monday, where we showcase top work from young creatives to bring some inspiration to beat the post-weekend blues. Today we delve into the endless experiments of fine artist Taudalpoi.

Power tool: Adobe Photoshop! Without it my portfolio would be 90% smaller.
Power song: Put on some “Here I go again” and I’m good to go.
Power snack: The amazing Turkish pastry börek. I’ll eat it any time.

Over the past year we’ve been blown away by artists who constantly create and document new projects. One such creative is Taudalpoi, a.k.a. Jonas Heen, whose portfolio currently boasts almost 500 separate images and products – and he’s only nineteen years old. A self-taught artist influenced by philosophical ideas, his work spans several mediums but focuses on photo manipulations and digital collages, combining retro images with contemporary textures and glitches.

a-t gas girl sun moon earth surveying in sahara while it rains (in museum) two faced man war time - target practice war-time productionAlongside these weird and wonderful creations, Taudalpoi also plays with traditional black and white photography.

girl sleeps grandfather in the woods tick tockOriginally from Oslo, Norway, Taudalpoi is currently studying Philosophy at King’s College London. You can browse and buy his work on Redbubble and just about every other social media site including Society6, Facebook, Tumblr and Twitter.

Want us to show off your mad skills? We’re always looking for young creatives, students and graduates to showcase for our Monday feature, so send us an email with some samples or a portfolio link with the subject line “Mad Skills Monday” to and we’ll check you out

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