The Most Wanted series by Richard Phillips features an group of paintings that portrays young celebrities. Richard believes that fine art needs a little bit of star power seeing as Hollywood characters bring in wider audiences. As Phillips eloquently puts it, "a show isn't about Tim Burton anymore, it's about Johnny Depp."
The featured celebrities in the Most Wanted paintings are Dakota Fanning, Justin Timberlake, Kristen Stewart, Miley Cyrus, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Swift, Zac Efron, Leonardo DiCaprio, Chase Crawford and Taylor Momsen. Most Wanted will be showing at the White Cube in London beginning January 27.
The Most Wanted Series by Richard Phillips Features Well Known Faces
Francis Tiangson — January 25, 2011 — Pop Culture
References: whitecube & tmagazine.blogs.nytimes