It represents a relationship between the increasing ability to manipulate nature and the decrease in the amount of time people actually take spending time marvelling at nature. He has taken modern technology and the Internet and used their infinite power to create a new age in art, which is digitally inspired and then painted layer by layer.
Lean’s work is formed around today’s complex society. His ideas come from his questioning of the now; how our lives are dictated by power, who has it and who doesn’t. The unraveling of airbrushed layers, ideas and concepts that he goes through can be beautifully and masterfully admired whilst at the same time telling a story about society in the 21st century.