Dreams and Danger: the Art of Austin Eddy

Artist Jen Brown
Jul 10, 2020 · 6 min read
Austin Eddy, Knife Portrait, oil on knife, 2020

In February 2020, Eddy woke one day to a splitting migraine and a fever. In his delirium, a flash of inspiration came to him; looks can kill.

Austin Eddy, Meat Cleaver Portrait, oil on knife, 2020

He began painting portraits on knives when he recovered a week later. The faces…