Ventriloquist Dummy #102 Tommy Cheng Painting
24 x 12 in (61 x 30 cm)
Painting of a ventriolquist dummy, its stern expression playfully juxtaposed with the painting's bright turquoise and bubblegum pink colors.
Tommy Cheng is a contemporary outsider and folk artist who lives and paints in Washington Heights. His unique style of portraiture has attracted gallery shows in New York, San Francisco, Washington D.C., Atlanta, and Paris. Cheng's portraits are inspired by pop culture and celebrities. With its wide open eyes, deceivingly expressive faces, and modernly flat construction a Cheng portrait is instantly identifiable.
Artist: Tommy Cheng
Material: Acrylic on plywood