artnet news | Sarah Cascone:
Matthew Butterworth, an Australian artist with more than a passing resemblance to Impressionist master Vincent van Gogh, became a hit at Melbourne’s National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) when he dressed up as the famous painter and offered museum goers the chance to take pictures with a Van Gogh lookalike. “I had tiers of people lining up to take a selfie with me. I was getting hugs from random strangers…read more
Image | Matthew Butterworth | Matthew Butterworth dressed as Vincent van Gogh, compared to a self portrait of the artist.