Contemporary artist James Mylne recreates known characters in a specific style

Battersea-based artist James Mylne specializes in photo-realism, using a ballpoint pen on paper, and is considered a pioneer in his field. The Ballpoint online journal called Mylne ‘Britain’s premier ballpoint pen artist. His works combine classic characters with modern elements and raise topics and problems close to his heart. The artist can spend up to 300 hours to create his black and white works, often combining them with a colorful background and additions.

Website: James Mylne

Donald Trump portrait (James Mylne/PA)