Edgar Askelovic is a German-based artist who makes hyperrealistic sculptures of celebrities. One of his notable works is a Basquiat-themed sculpture for Rihanna’s 30th birthday.
The piece took five months to complete, even though it was a six-step process! He finishes the clay sculpture with silicone to give the sculpture a fleshy texture.
He then details the sculpture to be as realistic and similar-looking to his subject as possible.Edgar Askelovic is doing lifelike, lifesize realistic sculptures from silicone, polyurethane resins.
He likes to experiment with different styles, size and materials. Edgar loves to use his hands in the art world, and present something that makes people admire. In each artwork comes a different story.