This is a portrait of Anthony Romero, represented in the style of a superhero. It’s from a fundraiser of commissioned portraits
called “Everyday Superheroes” by cartoonist Sasha Matthews
. The idea was to celebrate real people, doing what they love in life, by drawing them in the form of superheroes.
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Sasha notes: “This one was commissioned by ACLU President Susan Hermon to celebrate ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero. Anthony is a fan of Caravaggio, and the drawing references Caravaggio's “David with the Head of Goliath.”” Senator Kamala Harris asks how it got started: