Richard Davies Paints Celebrities in Colors Mimicking Auroras

 - Feb 5, 2012
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Trying to make Lana Del Rey look more attractive than she already is may be an impossible task, but Richard Davies can at least claim he’s made her dreamier by painting her portrait using a myriad of colors. The talented Wales-based artist has employed this technique in painting dozens of celebrities, and the results are always certified eye candy.

Among the many famous faces Richard Davies has painted are Steven Spielberg, Brad Pitt, Debbie Harry, Rihanna, Julia Roberts, Steve Jobs and much more. He is often contacted by studios and publications to render celebrity portraits in his dazzling rainbow-hued style. His fidelity to his subjects’ likeness is so strong, his paintings might as well be photographs with multicolored filters applied to them.