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Portraits With A Penetrating Gaze by Petar Mosic

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Many of the contemporary surrealist portrait paintings by Serbian artist Petar Mošić have more in common than just their illustrious quality, they also confront the viewer with a steely penetrating gaze. Equal parts unnerving as compelling, these painting have an undeniably seductive quality. The subjects speak with their eyes, behind which lie tales only imagined, imbuing the paintings with a sense of mystery. (more…)

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See You In The Future: Lint Portraits of Old School Photos.

lint portraits of old school photos

Like several artists, London-based Tonya Corkey has created a series of portraits using old photos as reference. The difference here is that the portraits are rendered not with paint or pen, but with lint. (more…)

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Oleg Shuplyak’s Astonishing Hidden Figures Paintings (45 photos)

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Oleg in his studio with his Van Gogh Double Portrait painting

An architect by day and a master of illusion in his off time, Ukranian Oleg Shuplyak, aka MrOlik, uses his technical skills as a trained architect to paint surreal optical illusions that contain portraits of other artists, authors and historical figures. (more…)

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Meet Zoey and Jasper, An Adorable Pet Project by Photographer Grace Chon.

Grace Chon's Zoey and Jasper

Art director turned commercial photographer Grace Chon specializes in animals, lifestyle and celebrities with their pets. Grace, who confesses to having dressed her dogs in ridiculous clothes for years, turned into a baby-hat fanatic once she gave birth to her son Jasper. It wasn’t long before she realized that, not only do the hats look cute on her adorable child, but they looked pretty darn sweet on her shy rescue dog Zoey as well. (more…)

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Artist Eric Daigh Sticks It To Us With His Pushpin Portraits

Eric Daigh pushpin portraits

Born in California and now residing in Northern Michigan, 33 year old husband, father and artist Eric Daigh creates portraits by putting ordinary pushpins in posterboard. Daigh uses blue, red, white, yellow and black push pins (he sprays green pushpins black since there are no black pushpins) to create his masterpieces. Each portrait requires about 11,000 pushpins which Daigh applies by one at a time. (more…)

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