Otto Duecker – Photorealistic Icons

Otto Duecker has been exploring the realm of new realism for over thirty years. He taught for over a decade while developing his unique approach to painting the human figure in precise detail.

In a series of works presented by Plus One Gallery, Duecker takes a stab at painting portraits of iconic modern figures like Jean-Michel Basquiat and Winston Churchill, and creates them in a fashion where they look as if they are old photographs hanging from a wall.

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Alex Solis – Icons Unmasked

Artist and designer Alex Solis (also known as Alex MDC), recently published a new series of illustrations entitled “Icons Unmasked.” The series features our most beloved cartoon, comic book and sic-fi characters being exposed for who (or what) they truly are.

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J T Merry – Embroidered Logos

JT Merry is a mulidisciplinary artist who has worked for many years with Bjork, creating the costumes for her stage performances and music. As part of his new series of embroidery works, Merry decided to take the vision of athletic wear in a new direction by sewing floral patterns to their logos.

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Yoo Hyun – Stencil Portraits

Korean based artist Yoo Hyun is an unbelievable fine artist who works using an X-acto knife to meticulously slice up paper and create incredible portraits. Using images of some of the most famous figures in pop-culture and art, her detailed stencil works range from Picasso to Monroe.

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