Greek artist Nikos Gyftakis created this wonderful series of swirling self-portraits between The works are made with oil pastels on canvas and are actually quite large, with a few of the pieces taller than
Chuck Close an incredibly talented American artist who creates those huge photorealistic paintings. Here a is mind-blowing piece. It's called Fanny/Fingerpainting, a beautiful portrait of Close's wife’s late grandmother Fanny created with fingerprints!
Werner Knaupp chose the deep and wild sea to emulate in his mysterious paintings. Using thick layers of acrylics, his work is intense, and beautiful. Werner Knaupp was born in 1936 and lives in Nürnberg, Germany.