Here's more realism, this time from Australia. His best work are these beautifully rendered and colorful bits of trash but I'm also including some portraits just because they could be described in exactly the same way.
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"Tin Can Study" 25 x 25cm 2008
Untitled 84 x 84cm 2008
portraits untitled 25 x 25cm 2009