Pixelated Watercolor Paintings by Adam Lister

Painter Adam Lister combines the nostalgic digital look of 8-bit images with the hand-touched aesthetic of watercolors to create these dynamic compositions. Lisner uses just enough visual information in his minimal style to allow these iconic characters and scenes to be deciphered.

Above: The Kiss

Girl with a Pearl Earring

“Having grown up playing Atari and Nintendo video games, this broken-down, angular method of processing and displaying information became an interesting guideline for me to translate and selectively restructure some of the most famous paintings in the world.” – Adam Lister

 Statue of David

 Princess Leia

 The Godfather

 The Son of Man

 The Simpsons

 Mona Lisa

 Mona Lisa at the Louvre

 Man of Steel

 Batman & Robin

 Luke Skywalker and C-3PO

 Han Solo and Chewbacca

 Darth Vader

 Yoda

 R2-D2

The Last Supper

Images © Adam Lister

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