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Oliver Kosta-Thefaine Uses His BIC Lighter as his Brush

By: Robyn Currie - Published:   Updated: Jul 18 2011 • References: oliverkostathefaine & gizmodo
When Michaelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, it took him years. And a really sore back. Parisian artist Oliver Kosta-Thefaine creates stunning ceiling art using only a BIC lighter.

Ya, I just said lighter. Evidently this ingenious man burns his way to great masterpieces, and these are truly art sights to behold.

Implications - This lighter mural art from Kosta-Thefaine is an example of the limitless nature of artistic expression. It's hard to imagine how the unique and captivating art form came about, but regardless, its completion requires extraordinary artistic vision and dedication that is admirable to the general public. Incredibly intricate, with patterns and designs throughout, the work of Oliver Kosta-Thefaine is definitely worth a look.

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