This French Artist Is Combining Pop Culture Icons With Masterpieces


The French artist and graphic designer Bénédicte Lacroix had the incredible idea to create a very interesting and peculiar kind of art, mixing famous characters from pop culture with historical paintings or ‘masterpieces‘. Lacroix, who also works with digital retouching, knows perfectly how to fit celebrities into the context of old famous masterpieces and make the classics become more fun, and completely different from what we already know. Here is a special selection of 18 famous masterpieces combined with today’s famous celebrities and characters of pop culture. You folks are gonna love this.

#1 Leonardo Dicaprio

Here, the face of the actor Leonardo DiCaprio was combined with the infamous masterpiece “Self Portrait” by the genius Dutch artist, Vincent Van Gogh. Surprisingly, they go together very well.