He creates three-dimensional portraits by screwing 8.000 to 10.000 screws at different depths into a plywood panel, then paints over the heads of each screw to enhance the 3D effect.
Born in Germany and raised in Spain, Andrea Myers has been artistically influenced by European life and culture since his childhood. At age 20, he has
attended the Art Institute of Southern California (now known as Laguna College of Art and Design); Without any prior artistic training, Myers was admitted based on his natural talent and portfolio of work.
Many of his works are known nationally, but is probably most famous for his Portraits 3D of screws. The interesting thing is that Myers does not rely on any software when drilling screws, but follows his imagination.
The artist says:
"I consider this a traditional sculpture and all my screws are at different depths".