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Happy birthday, Vincent van Gogh

Artsy Editorial
Mar 30, 2013 3:34PM

Vincent van Gogh painted his own portrait many times, always with a stunning likeness. Yet no matter the precision of his short, frenetic brushstrokes, we have yet to feel the master’s presence as powerfully as through Tadao Cern’s digital simulation, which transforms one of the works into a modern photographic portrait. Happy Birthday, van Gogh—you’re just like we imagined.

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