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Mark Baker is one of the world’s leading portrait artists. He is renowned in Ireland in for his signature “in 3″ paintings and has had is work displayed in international galleries.
From Dave Grohl to Johnny Cash, George Best to Brian O’Driscoll and Katie Taylor to Connor McGregor - Mark has painted and drawn famous faces from all parts of the celebrity world including Academy Award winners Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day Lewis. He even includes United States President Barack Obama amongst those who have a Baker original hanging in their home.
We spoke to Mark about his artwork, how he got started and how he decides on who he will put on canvass next. He tells us about his upcoming projects and some of his work that was robbed after appearing at an exhibition in an airport.
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