Cosmetic Surgery through the Art of Jonathan Yeo
22 Jan 2018
Jonathan Yeo is an artist from Britain who is very popular because of the oil portraits he makes of celebrities. Some people whose portraits he has made are Nicole Kidman, Cara Delevingne, Dennis Hopper, David Cameron and even members of the Royal family.
The Bowes Museum is holding an exhibition where Yeo’s new paintings will be shown. These new paintings of his seek to investigate the concept of cosmetic surgery through his use of oil paints. He has named this series of paintings “Surgery Series”. Jonathan became famous after he made portraits of people like Damien Hurst and David Cameron. His paintings are available at National Portrait Gallery, Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark, and lots of other places too.