Tag Archive for portraits

Dadaist Cats and Dogs Portraits (10 pics)

Lola Dupre is a collage artist and illustrator currently working between Glasgow and the Isle of Arran, Scotland. She mainly works with paper and scissors, and makes an explicit reference to the Dada movement of the early twentieth century.

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Dadaist Cats and Dogs Portraits (10 pics)

National Portrait Gallery’s Taylor Wessing Prize Shortlist (6 pics)

Four photographers have been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018. Among them, some incredible shots highlight different ways of facing contemporary world issues.

A London mother holding her baby; a child from a remote village in the jungle of Sierra Leone’s Eastern Province; a series on the all-female teams of drum majorettes in South Africa’s Western Province; and a double portrait of a pair of shoppers taken in England’s capital : the selection is a global portrait of different ways of being and living in the contemporay world.

The awards of these incredibly famous and important prize will be announced on Tuesday 16 October 2018 at 19.00.

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National Portrait Gallery’s Taylor Wessing Prize Shortlist (6 pics)

Amusing Pencil Portraits (10 pics)

Photographer Mike Tinney and designer Alex Hammond realised how important pencils still were nowadays in the creative process. The tiniest sketch at the corner of a page could lead to the most magnificent building.

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Amusing Pencil Portraits (10 pics)

New Fish Portraits by Visarute Angkatavanich (7 pics)

Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich is coming back with snapshots taken from fighting fish with extraordinary colors. At first glance, we might think of abstract art: Wavy shapes whose movement is frozen by the image, lurking against a monochrome background.

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New Fish Portraits by Visarute Angkatavanich (7 pics)

Mysterious Faceless Portrait (8 pics)

The Italian artist Fabio la Fauci presents a series of faceless portraits in his latest book “is it you ?” In a study that goes beyond representation, the Berlin painter combines figurative techniques and plastic abstraction.

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Mysterious Faceless Portrait (8 pics)

Watercolor Portraits of Hollywood Actresses (15 pics)

Davide Morettini is an Italian illustrator who was passionated, for a portraits series, by Hollywood Actresses. We can see watercolor profiles drawings of Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Angelina Jolie, Penelope Cruz, Diane Kruger, Sandra Bullock, Keira Knightley, Kate Winslet, Nicole Kidman and Cate Blanchett.

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Watercolor Portraits of Hollywood Actresses (15 pics)

Modern Cubist Portraits (5 pics)

The South African artist  Ryan Hewett  creates portraits inspired by Cubism, giving a modern interpretation of this genre. Faces and bodies are deconstructed and separated in colored contrasted blocks.

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Modern Cubist Portraits (5 pics)