Makeup is a powerful thing. It can transform us into whoever or whatever we want. Many makeup artists create stunning looks for every occasion we can imagine. Also let’s not forget their talent when it comes to special movie effects, where they can transform a human into an entirely different creature. Likewise, some artists spend six to eight hours recreating art masterpieces on their faces and bodies! Makeup inspired by art masterpieces is very impressive. It is both an ode to the masters of art and a celebration of contemporary creativity!
Makeup artists have recreated many works of Van Gogh. Either an eye makeup or a whole Starry Night theme all over the body, every makeup creation is stunning. A few artists actually transformed themselves into Van Gogh!
The Persistence of Memory is a major inspiration for makeup artists. Whether it is about making a melting clock on their eyes or making their whole face melt, we can’t get enough of their creativity!
The Great Wave off Kanagawa
Everyone is familiar with the famous painting of Hokusai. But have you seen the makeup recreations of it?
Once again, makeup inspired by art amazes us. The artists turn themselves into true works of pop art!
Many of these Kandinsky-inspired looks could be editorials for fashion magazines!
If you have ever wondered how you would look as a Picasso painting, look no further. Makeup artists did creative makeup pieces and give us unique ideas!
Of course, the list of artistic inspiration is long, the aforementioned ones are only a few examples. What do you think? Would you like to see more makeup inspired by art? Would you recreate one yourself?
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