Steve Seely Recreates Two Iconic Comic Book Heroes in Gangs

By: Peter Vallas - Published: Mar 18, 2011 • References: thedelicatematter & culturepopped.blogspot
Steve Seely is an illustrator and painter who creates astonishing and vivid portraits. Most of the subjects in his pieces are either comic book characters or ferocious animals.

The savage stencils by Steve Seely are one-of-a-kind and displays an immense attitude and passion. In his latest work, he takes upon a small series that portrays two familiar superheros; Batman, and Superman.

The iconic comic book characters receive a gangster makeover in this small series. Batman represents the notorious Crips gang while Super Man shows off his undying respect for the Bloods.

It's an interesting and hilarious twist that the superheros who prevent crime are now part of some of the most intimidating groups in America. You can see that Steve Seely really had fun drawing these up. Stats for Thug Life Superheros (UPDATE) Trending: Older & Average
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