See What Happened When An Artist Tried 30 Kinds Of Drugs Before Doing A Self Portrait

Bryan Lewis Saunders is an adventurous portrait artist who has created more than 9,000 self-portraits. For this series, he used illegal and legal drugs before sitting down to draw himself. The differences are surprising.

1. Two psilocybin mushroom caps

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2. Marijuana

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3. Nicotine Gum after two months of not smoking

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4. 10 mg of Adderall

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5. 4 mg of Dilaudid

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6. Abilify/Xanax/Ativan (Unknown dosages, administered in hospital)

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7. 3 mg of Klonopin

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8. 60 mg of Geodon (an anti-psychotic)

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9. Huffing gasoline

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10. Snorting Heroin

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11. Sniffing lighter fluid

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12. One bump of crystal meth

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13. 15 mg of the anti-anxiety drug Buspar

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14. DMT (before and after)

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15. Butane Honey Oil (Cannabis)

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16. One shot of Dilaudid, Three shots of Morphine (while in the hospital for kidney stones)

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17. Hash

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18. Valium and Laughing Gas

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19. Two bottles of cough syrup

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20. 20 mg of Valium

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21. 251-NBOME (psychedelic drug)

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22. 1/2 gram of Cocaine

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23. Unknown dosage of Butalbitals (pain reliever and relaxant)

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24. Salvia Divinorum

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25. Bath Salts

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26. Unknown dosage of morphine

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27. 10 mg of Ambien

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28. Two squirts of computer duster.

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29. Small glass of absinthe.

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30. 7.5 mg of Hydrocodone/7.5 mg of Oxycodone/3 mg of Xanax:

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Source:

bryanlewissaunders.org



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