Candice CMC is a contemporary photographer from the United States. Candice CMC is renown for her one of a kind portraits composed of donuts. Each donut is shot as an individual work, and then pieced together form a final image.
Candice CMC has created works of famous celebrities including Marilyn Monroe, Gene Wilder, Vincent Van Gogh, Leornard Nimoy and Superman.
Price range information: Many works range from $6,000 to $20,000.
The artist uses donuts as her palette of colored paints. She first studies the donuts and takes pictures of them one at a time. Later she organizes the work into a captivating image of a celebrity icon.
Using food for a medium has been going on since man began to paint realistic portraits of people with the fantastic works of Guiseppe Arcimboldo. He who was one of the first artists to make a human face from individual pieces of fruit!
Below a quick look at some works by Guiseppe Arcimboldo:
Carl Warner is a contemporary British photographer who is renown for his use of food or human bodies to create surrealistic landscape images. Below a great selection of works by Carl Warner, another master of this genre!: