Brilliant Chinese Artist Brings Movie Characters To Life With Amazing Caricatures

Xi Ding is an Austria-based Chinese artist who specializes in caricature and face design.

Using mostly Photoshop for his brilliant digital art, he paints layer by layer, creating amazing masterpieces with strikingly vibrant colors.

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Like most caricatures, his work highlights prominent character features which result in cartoonish yet lifelike art.

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He has created works featuring prominent celebrities and public figures such as Hollywood star Tom Cruise, filmmaker George Lucas, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking,  POTUS Donald Trump, Barack and Michelle Obama.

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Xi also happens to be a movie fan so his art usually takes inspiration from the movies and even television characters he loves.

Here’s Rey from Star Wars:


Eleven from Stranger Things

and the Mother of Dragons herself, Queen Daenerys Targaryen of Game of Thrones:

His recent work featured characters from the billion-dollar global blockbuster from Marvel, Avengers: Infinity War.

Here’s Mantis:




Dr. Stephen Strange


T’Challa aka Black Panther

Natalia Romanoff aka Black Widow

Peter Parker aka Spider-man


Steve Rogers aka Captain America

and Tony Stark aka Iron Man

Check out his Instagram account @xidingart for more of his brilliant artwork.

Feature image via Instagram/xidingart

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