Akse artworks are unbelievably photorealistic. You won’t believe your eyes! He’s probably one of the most talented street artist of his time.
Remember his portrait of David Bowie in Manchester that has been getting everyone talking on social networks. Remember Amy Winehouse spraypainted graffiti portrait in Bricklane London…
Remember in 2015, Wayne Rooney has been immortalised at Wembley stadium with a mural created by Akse P19
People inspire this fantastic Street Artist. This is probably the main reason why he paints portraits.
Who’s Akse? A French born street artist of Vietnamese origins based in Manchester.
He started painting in the early 90’s and joined P19 Crew (founded by Pest) in 1993.
He quickly focused his artwork on freehand hyper realistic graffiti portraits.
In 2011, he was shortlisted with 100 artists to participate in the BBC2 program “Show me the Monet”
You can discover his artwork around UK in Manchester, London, Liverpool, Blackpool, and also in Europe, Brno (Czech Republic) …