Matt Doust

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Matt Doust
Born Matthew Doust
1984
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Died 28 August 2013 (aged 29)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Hyper-realistic artist
Years active 2008–2013
Website
http://www.mattdoust.net/[dead link]

Matthew "Matt" Doust (1984 – 28 August 2013) was an internationally renowned American-born Australian hyper-realistic artist who was a finalist in the 2011 Archibald Prize, for his work on a portrait Australian actress and fashion model Gemma Ward.[1]

Doust was born in Santa Monica, California in 1984. He grew up in Perth, Western Australia.[2]

Doust died from an epileptic seizure on 28 August 2013, aged 29, in Los Angeles, California, where he had lived since July 2011.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Australian artist Matt Doust dies in Los Angeles, aged 29". smh.com.au. The Sydney Morning Herald. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Internationally recognised WA artist Matt Doust dies in Los Angeles". abc.net.au. ABC News. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "WA artist Matt Doust dies from epileptic seizure". couriermail.com.au. The Courier-Mail. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2013.