Heesco Khosnaran (Real name: Khürelbaataryn Khosnaran) is an impressive photo realistic portrait street artist. Born in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Heesco moved to Melbourne, Australia in 2010 and has painted various artworks around the city and in the wider arena.
- Drawing since a youngster, Heesco has been inspired by modern media and has worked with the Melbourne street art Blender Crew. He uses a free hand style often using the tag Mongo in his works.
Heesco has also contributed street art murals for the Silo Art program, having decorated the silos at Weethalle and Grenfell. Some of his works focus on a darker twist – painting with a sardonic sense of humour popular figures, such as: Tony Abbott, Gina Rhinehart, Donald Trump, Heston Blumenthal and Teddy Boy hooligan Alex, from Stanley Kubrick’s iconic film ‘A Clockwork Orange‘ amongst his many works.
- Discover more of Heesco’s art at his website.
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