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These Acrylic Paint Sculptures Feature a Human Underneath

By: Misel Saban - Published: • References: marie-loudesmeules & odditycentral
The celebrity sculptures by quirky artist Marie-Lou Desmeules are a creative fusion of plastic, acrylic paint and the human body. Each sculpture is made using a live model as a canvas with a series of plastic sheets and acrylic paint layered over top to manipulate the model's face into that of a celebrity's.

Canadian artist Marie-Lou Desmeules created the 'Painting Surgeries' celebrity sculpture series to comment on the growing cosmetic surgery obsession. Using live models, Marie-Lou Desmeules layered sheets of plastic and acrylic paint to reshape the model's face and turn them into life-like replicas of popular celebrities. The results are somewhat grotesque and even distorted representations of celebrities like Steve Jobs, Pamela Anderson, Hulk Hogan and even Barbie. Stats for Grotesque Plasticized Celeb Sculptures Trending: Older & Average
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