Whether it’s at the newsstand or surfing the blogosphere, we see a lot of portraits of celebrities.
But nothing captures a celebrity quite like artwork, especially when the art is raw and organic a complete juxtaposition to what a celebrity portrait is. Giuseppe Simpatico, a digital artist has produced many celebrity portraits in his own style called digital drawings. These digital drawings are of celebrities who have have fallen victim to fame and inevitably paid the price with their life - Gia Carangi, River phoenix and Heath Ledger.
Contemporary Portrait Artist Giuseppe Simpatico merges traditional art mediums and technology to create his own style that he refers to as digital drawings. He is known by combining traditional art & technology to restyle drawings into something exclusively his. By doing this he is blurring the line between fine art and modern design.