Photorealistic Painter Hilo Chen

Erotica // Friday, October 11, 2013
Hilo Chen, Tawiwanese-American painter born in 1942, is most well known for his photorealistic paintings of sensual displays of the female figure. His work shows in major museum collections throughout the world including...

Summertime Beaching with Hilo Chen

Juxtapoz // Saturday, August 03, 2013
We have absolutely no idea what beach Taiwanese-American artist Hilo Chen goes to create his larger than life hyperreal portraits of woman nude on beaches, but it seems like it could be a nice vacation spot... just sayin. Enjoy the summertime vibes from one of the more accomplished, if not slightly sexy photoreal artists in the world today... 

Top 20 Photoreal Artists

Top List // Thursday, December 13, 2012
Over the past 6 months, we have noticed a trend that we thought was true and was proven correct. Our readers love a good hyperreal, photorealstic painting. Each artist with the skill to create a photorealistic piece has their own style and strengths, and we combed over our content from the past year to bring to you the very best photoreal painters featured Juxtapoz.com. Don't blink and make sure you look closely. These are the talents that make you have a double take.

Hilo Chen's Day at the Beach

Erotica // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Hilo Chen (born October 15, 1942 in Yilan, Taiwan) is a Taiwanese-American painter. He is best known for his amazing photorealistic paintings of the female figure (in all its golden browned, suntanned glory). He is represented by Bernarducci Meisel Gallery in New York where he currently lives and works. His work is in major museum collections throughout the world including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Taipei Fine Arts Museum.

Cocoa Butter in the Morning

Erotica // Wednesday, May 04, 2011
Its almost swimsuit season, and 68 year old Taiwanese American painter Hilo Chen is getting ready to hit the sand.  With his hyperrealistic oil paintings of glistening, bronzed, beach babes- fresh out of a dip in the ocean- you know you shouldn't be staring but Its. So. Hard. To Look. Away....