Rockstar

Natalie Portman is Muse for Mykim Dang's Deck Sketches

By: Brian G Randles - Published: Sep 24, 2009   Updated: Jul 12 2011 • References: behance.net and behance.net
To the pleasure of nerds everywhere, Natalie Portman graced the cover of the September, 2009 issue of Interview Magazine. The starlet's image was recreated on an unusual canvas by artist Mykim Dang.

Dang, a Boston native, put the face of Natalie Portman on not one, but two skateboards to create a standout piece among her artistic 'deck' collection. Check out more of Mykim Dang's work at the attached link.

Implications - Celebrities have fans who will do anything to prove their devotion to the star. Usually through art, fans look for ways to outshine others and garner the attention of the celebrity. Ideas like deck sketching shows an unconventional art form grabs the attention of others and makes a splash in the media world.