World Cup Champs Brazil #70 Tommy Cheng Painting
31 x 16 in (79 x 41 cm)
Portrait of a Brazilian soccer player holding the World Cup trophy, his face comically deadpan for someone whose team just won the World Cup.
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