Filming took 4 months and the final edit uses only 2% of the captured footage.
Full screen for best effect.
The art of 29 year old Italian boxer and painter Omar Hassan, who stretches his canvases over cardboard to prevent them tearing as he pounds them with paint-dipped boxing gloves. The ‘paintings’ – part of a series he calls ‘Breaking Through Milano’ – sell for between €8,000 and €40,000 apiece, which he calls “a great satisfaction, but not the goal”.
FTA Ireland tweetz:
Dangerous paint attack on truck driving thru Midleton [Co. Cork]. Can thrown from N25 overpass. This can kill.
Behold (top and above) Buddy, the winning pet.
Artist Jane Fogarty of PawPawPaw chose Buddy for the hearty-tugging back story.
Owner Clare recalled of her late pet: “He was the most loyal, placid,and compassionate fella. He was the one person that was always there regardless, sharing garlic cheese chips together at 4 in the morning,or just licking my face when I wasn’t myself.”
Previously: I’ll Paint Your Pet