Playing with Chuckie

Portrait of Chuck Close by Mr. Joe Black (1)

Artist Joe Black has remade a portrait of Chuck Close using hundreds of Lego bricks. The art piece was based on an original painting titled “Big Self-Portrait” (1967-68, by Close).

See also: “5,500 Plastic Toys form the Face of a Chinese Soldier.”

Portrait of Chuck Close by Mr. Joe Black (4) Portrait of Chuck Close by Mr. Joe Black (2) Portrait of Chuck Close by Mr. Joe Black (3)
Photos © Joe Black

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January 11, 2012 Art Lego Portraits Recycled