A portrait is a representation of an individual; it’s intent: to capture the essence of the sitter. This fundamental quality in Austin Young’s work is delicately crafted. Young's pastel color palate and compositional simplicity foregrounds and imbues subject with an emotional presence and intimacy.


Rick Genest


Rose Byrne


Jackie Beat


Nick Hawk


Ross Mathews


Joe Dellasandro


Olivia Wilde


Adam Overton


Margaret Cho


Lenora Claire


Amy Poehler


Oliver Stone


Shawn Morales


Brandi Lynn Glanville


Ziyi Zhang


Simon Cowell


Tori Spelling


Judy Greer


Emily Rios


Nina Hagen


Jimmy Scott


Sandra Bernhard


Diamanda Galas


Missi Pyle


Siouxsie Sioux


Vince Clark