Candice CMC's Donut Art Recreates Famous Figures in Edible Form

By: Riley von Niessen - Jul 19, 2016
References: ardtgallery & fubiz.net
Candice CMC is an artist known for her creative photographic arrangements, which include a number of donut art portraits that make use of over 1000 pastries.

In order to create the pieces, Candice CMC takes pictures of the donuts individually and then translates them to canvas by arranging them into detailed images after taking the time to study the colors of each. From a distance, her portraits look like pixelated renditions of famous figures, however as one approaches, the colorful desserts stand out.

By using pastries of various colors and textures, Candice CMC creates art that become more impressive the closer the pieces are looked at. Her donut art series includes the iconic faces of Albert Einstein, Vincent Van Gogh, Marilyn Monroe, Spok and many more of historical and fictional origins alike.