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Counter Arts

The Disruption In Contemporary Portrait Paintings

Portraiture deconstructed and reimagined

Contemporary art is known for its lack of a unifying theme and ideology. In a contemporary context, even the portrait paintings we have today look different than the ones we had ten or twenty years ago. The portrait artists today might not be household names as the old masters, but they are bringing innovations…



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Sean Yang

I’m a Los Angeles based fine art painter and photographer. On medium, I write about art, culture, and life in general. You can learn more at