Vincent Van Gogh’s “Starry Nights” has found a new canvas.
Over the past few years, Instagram has emerged as the biggest, most preferred platform to discover the best among makeup artists, and helped audiences in witnessing some of their best works on cyber-display. And Stefania Atupe is Instagram’s latest eye makeup sensation, putting out one after other, incredible eye looks, inspired by her favorite painter – Van Gogh.
In a recent interview with the popular online publication, Mashable the talented London based makeup artist, discussed her inspiration to emulate paintings in her makeups, after receiving a comment on Twitter. The user had praised Atupe’s eye makeup works, featuring Zebra and Peacock prints, encouraging her to experiment with famous paintings. Van Gogh’s paintings have always been a favorite with Atupe, and Starry Nights was a natural choice to start her experimentation. She spent over an hour, using eye colors to accurately depict the assortment of colors, as reflected in the digital reproduction of the original art work.
Starry Nights Eye Makeup
Pic Courtesy: Starry Nights by Vincent Van Gogh/Huffington Post
The Almond Blossom Eyelid
Vincent Van Gogh's "Almond Blossom" 🌿🌸 USING @nyxcosmetics @nyxcosmetics_uk VIVID BRIGHTS LINERS IN "fire" "halo" "envy" "delight" and using their normal black and white liquid liners. Also used the nyx frostbite shadow for the highlight💙 Brows are @anastasiabeverlyhills dipbrow pomade in dark brown
Inspired by Van Gogh’s Almond Blossom
Pic Courtesy: Almond Blossom by Vincent Van Gogh/Van Gogh Museum
Carrying the wave on her lids
Inspired from artist Katsushika Hokusai’s Under the Wave Off Kanagawa (Also known as the Great Wave)
Pic Courtesy: The Great Wave by Katsushika Hokusai/The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Effortless Creating picturesque lilies
Monet's Water lilies (well one of) 🌿🌸💙💜💓 Using – @nyxcosmetics @nyxcosmetics_uk vivid brights liners in shades "delight", "petal", "sapphire", "envy", "fire", "violet" as well as nyx's normal black and white eyeliners. I also used nyx's "frostbite" single for the inner corner and brow highlight. The lashes are these amazing @eylureofficial lashes in "exaggerate No. 141!!! the prettiest lashes i've tried honestly 😭😭!! The red shade at the bottom is "love letter" from @anastasiabeverlyhills modern renaissance palette and my eyebrows are also abh's dipbrow pomade in "dark brown" 💜💜💜
Emulating the colors of the Impressionist movement founder, Claude Monet’s Water Lilies
Pic Courtesy: Water Lilies by Claude Monet/Wikiart
Atupe’s just released, more relaxed emulation of Van Gogh’s “Ireses”
a more loosely based recreation/inspiration of Vincent Van Gogh's "Irises" 🌱💙 I used : @anastasiabeverlyhills dipbrow pomade in dark brown. That glow glow kit for the inner corner and brow highlight. Lashes are @eylureofficial in definition no. 126! Eyeliners are nyx vivid brights liners in the sapphire, halo, envy, violet, and their normal black and white eyeliners. I use the blue liner for the bottom lashes as well.
Pic Courtesy: Irises by Vincent Van Gogh/Wikiart
We really hope she throws a Dali at us, next.
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