Meet Yung Jake, The Artist Making Celebrity Portraits Out Of Emojis

Yung Jake’s emoji portraiture was one of six projects demonstrating innovation at The Arcade at The FADER FORT, presented by Toyota Prius.

The FADER FORT's 2016 return to Austin has been special. For an all-new event, The Toyota Prius Presents The Arcade at The FADER FORT, innovative artists and tech creators showed off cool projects to streams of impressed attendees. At the event, Yung Jake demonstrated the process of his emoji portraiture by recreating Drake's recent FADER cover. Watch the video above for more on how the rapper and artist uses technology to paint.

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Meet Yung Jake, The Artist Making Celebrity Portraits Out Of Emojis