This new Instagram sensation is an up and coming artist from the DMV area and has taken social media by storm. The Lanky Kid is an amazing visual artist who combines his original art with technology to bring it to life. He has been featured on popular Instagram accounts such as THE fabulous Jose Ayala. He is known for his phenomenal portraits of celebrities such as Kim Kardashian, Don Benjamin, Beyoncé, Kylie Jenner while also putting his imagination to work by creating his own characters. And when you thought he couldn't be anymore awesome, on top of his intricate portraits, he is skilled in graphic design, creating logos, and album covers. Don't let his quirky name fool you; he is definitely is a force to be reckoned with. 

     The Lanky Kid aspires to become his own brand while being a household name for all facets of his work. Be on the lookout as his work will be featured on a the latest project from the new music artist named Ziggy. You can find The Lanky Kid on Instagram @The.Lanky.Kid, and his pieces are sold on his website: The pictures speak for themselves, but this week's Featured Artist of the Week is a certified star.