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Artist recreates lifelike portraits of celebrities with paint

Safeyah Aljabouri is an artist from Manchester who’s popular for her lifelike portraits with oil paint. She works in realism, and a popular request is her portraits of celebrities. Her process is to work from dark to light, starting with the shadows, hair, and dark parts under the chin. Highlights […]
Artist recreates lifelike portraits of celebrities with paint
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How $150,000 hyperrealistic murals come to life

Brooklyn-based Colossal Media creates photo-realistic murals as ads for major brands like Google, Nike, and Coca-Cola. Colossal’s in-house creative studio works with a brand to come up with the artwork. The ads tend to range from $US35,000 to $US150,000, depending on the size. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
How $150,000 hyperrealistic murals come to life