Reuben Dangoor: Making Art Cool

Reuben Dangoor is the artist who is responsible for the famous portraits of Grime stars in the 17th Century. He is also the artist who made Jeremy Corbyn dab…

The Artist, who has also directed one of Diplo’s videos, reached internet fame this year after sharing his art with the world.

Perhaps his most famous collection is his “legends of the scene” series in which he celebrates the founders of Grime by putting them in 17th century portraits:

Reuben was invited to display his “legends of the scene collection” at the Tate Britain soon after he released them.

He also has an odd skill for perfectly capturing various politician’s dabs:


Some of his art is also his response to all of the craziness happening in the world currently:


Follow Reuben on Instagram and Twitter and check out his website here:




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