Museum-Worthy Nail Art: 17 Fingertip Fashions Inspired by Actual Masterpieces

Nail art inspired by Frida Kahlo, Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Roy Lichtenstein, Piet Mondrian, and KAWS
(Illustration by ARTINFO)

What would happen if fine art turned into nail art? As the nail art trend takes over fingertips around the globe – appearing on everyone from Tilda Swinton to Jemima Kirke, and invading galleries and art fairsARTINFO combed the Internet to find examples of the best art-inspired manicures. We saw Salvador Dalí’s “The Persistence of Time” stretched out over five fingers, Frida Kahlo’s 1940 self-portrait, Kaws’s cartoonish characters standing out against bold backgrounds, and more.

Click on the slide show to see 17 works of art-inspired nail art.

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