97 year-old spends 10 hours a day creating 8-bit pointillism computer paintings

Hal Lasko, a 97 year-old artist, reminds us all that you’re never too old to create and inspire everyone around you. In his early years, Hal, known as ‘Grandpa’, worked as a graphic artist when everything was done by hand. His family got him a computer and Microsoft Paint and now he spends ten hours a day creating 8-bit pointillism computer paintings.

INVITE: 6 Aussie artists will turn Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery into a giant canvas for a night!

We've assembled a group of talented young creatives and armed them each with a new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 or Microsoft Surface Book on which to create an original piece of art. The big reveal of these works will take place on December 10 at an immersive event at Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery. If you want to come along, let us know why here.