CLOSE
Leave a comment

10747847_307700832753521_548250656_n

Chris Brown has collaborated with a bunch of talented artists all over the country, and next weekend some of his work will be highlighted at an art gallery in Los Angeles.

Breezy’s love for art has cultivated a bunch of great pieces for charity; including his own original installments, as well as the work stemming from his friendship with contemporary artist Ron English – like his Fame album cover below.

CBcover-sm

Following Chris’ latest collab with photographer Karen Bystedt, we take a look at some other celebs with a passion for art. Take a look below at six other amazingly talented celebrities who are also great artists.

Andre 3000:

Andre 3000 of Outkast

Andre 3000 is one of the best rappers in the game, he can also sing, and he’s a super dope artist. If you’ve been wondering what he’s doing since last putting out an album, he told the New York Times during an interview:

“I’ve been drawing and painting a lot more. I’ve always drawn costumes, things I was going to wear onstage. Seven [his son] and I hate folding clothes, so we’d always take all of our clean clothes and just put ’em on the table. One day, I was like, “Man, we living like college students.” I got so fed up with [the mess]. I drew it. [He pulls out iPhone and flips through some sketches.] I see me moving into a visual space.”

Michael Jackson:

Michael Jackson Announces Plans For Summer Residency At The O2 Arena

Michael Jackson is more than just the King Of Pop. He’s also an amazing artist who drew his own kind of masterpieces, including a portrait of Martin Luther King he did for Oprah. MJ donated his art to the Los Angeles Children’s Hospital and the collection of his work is valued at a jaw-dropping $900 million.

Michael Jackson Dies In Los Angeles At Age 50

James Franco:

BMW i3 global reveal party

James Franco is a genius. He’s also an artist. On his website, he credits his grandmother for putting him on to the art world. “She took me to Japan to meet artists there. One even invited me to live with him for a year. I didn’t, and now I regret it.” Check out an example of his painting skills below.

Screen Shot 2014-11-06 at 4.10.14 PM

Kanye West:

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian and North West attend the Balenciaga fashion show during the Paris Fashion Week

Back in 2005, BY (Before Yeezus) the Louis Vuitton Don showed MTV a glimpse of his art collection. ‘Ye gave the breakdown of one of his pieces saying, “I think I was always on some sarcastic, trying to get a rise out of people [vibe],” West explained. “I tried to get something that connects more than just the glass. So this is my take on glass.”

Screen Shot 2014-11-06 at 9.53.20 AM

Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan makes some animated faces while sitting with Salma Hayeks's stunt double on the set of 'How To Make Love Like An Englishman' which was filming in Venice, CA

Pierce Brosnan has a major passion for art. On his official website he highlights some of his work. He even revealed how he got into art, saying, “I always wanted to be an artist, a painter. I started as a Trainee Artist in a small studio in South London.”

Screen Shot 2014-11-06 at 4.08.42 PM

Billy Dee Williams:

The Ladies Man Movie Still

Billy Dee Williams works every time…at art. The Star Wars actor and former face of Colt 45 is a great artist whose paintings go for as much as $12,000 in the art brokerage word.

Billy_Dee_Williams_One_Note

PHOTO CREDIT: Instagram, Getty, Splash

23 Pictures Of Chris Brown’s Artwork (PHOTOS)
23 photos

comments – add yours
You May Also Like
×