Oleg Prakorina has been making art for several decades now, but it seems like he has only just now fully embraced the classic combination of oil on canvas. His paintings are very original, but he also doesn’t shy away from showing his influences. From the impressionist brushstrokes of Monet to the stark, edgy, geometrical portraits that call back to the paintings of Picasso — it seems like Oleg is exploring all the aspects of art.
Meet Lucas Eduardo Nascimento aka Dragonarte, an illustrator from Brazil known for his hilarious micro comics about everything geek-related.
This time we’re talking about the 8 most astoundingly tiny art pieces in the world and the artists who created them.
This 43-year-old artist from Lisbon, Portugal, has become insanely popular for turning gray walls and simple bricks into works of art, by covering them with a thick coat of paint. And in the end it all looks insanely realistic. The level of detail is simply astonishing!
Japan is well known for manga and anime, so it’s no surprise that a few local artists have come up with a great idea to promote the 2020 Olympics. Inspired by anime, they’ve turned flags of over 30 countries into badass anime warriors with swords spears, armor and all that stuff.
The French artist Linda Bouderbala has created a series of illustrations showing cult movie, TV, and cartoon characters visiting supermarkets and doing some weekend shopping. Not only are the pictures adorable, colorful, and pretty, but they also reveal a bit of personality of the character in their choice of what to buy. Baymax The adorable,…
You’ve been a kid, so you’ve probably been to a party or a festival or some other even that had a clown making balloon animals. You’d stand in line for what seemed like an eternity and what would you get?
Admit it: we’ve all wondered at some point if the women we know from famous portraits really looked anything like whatever rendition the artist gave to them. Thankfully, many things can be found on the internet, including the original models for famous works of art.
While the picture of the painting can be quite dynamic and vibrant, paintings themselves are quite often the opposite. Alper Dostal figured there was lots of potential there to make them different. He decided he’d turn them into melting paintings, like if you’d leave them in the sun for too long.
With almost 80k followers on her Instagram page, Ryan Kelly is creating some of the coolest lip art ever! She goes beyond “outstanding” and transforms her lips into a real-life canvas depicting scenes and characters from popular movies, TV shows, and cartoons, like Game of Thrones, the Simpsons, Aquaman, etc. – basically, everything the Internet loves and holds dear.
This list includes the painters whose works you probably will never be able to afford!
Every wannabe geek artist out there wants their paintings to go viral. That’s just how this game of life works. Whenever your art gets reposted on Twitter or Instagram for the first time, you feel this power, as if you could do anything! This is exactly what happened to Alex Gross.