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Coin encouraged the pop-culture portrait

31 Jul 2020  Fri

The artistic ornamentation on the banknote especially on the dollar has become quite famous. The art developed on the waste currency of Venezuela as a way to recycle it. But a Brazilian artist and designer have come up with a rare notion to develop an interesting art on coins: a painting on coins.

The designer's name is Andre Levy and he called this series a Tales you lose. He uses the mini-structure of the coins portrait or figures to create his set of superheroes and pop-culture icons by obscuring the faces of presidents and kings.

The artist has developed more than twenty such figures on coin illustrated in different colors. One of the examples of its art is the above-shown coin, it depicts women.

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