Aug
22
2014

He’s painted portraits of Paul McCartney, Muhammed Ali, Bill Clinton, Mick and Keith, Ringo’s piano, jumbo jets, and an entire Woodstock stage. But now living legend Peter Max has turned his attention to the Morning Joe co-anchors and presented them with two breathtaking works set in Nantucket.

“It was a shock to find out that Peter did portraits of Mika and me,” Joe said. “I was excited just to have him on our show and then ‘BAM!’, he unveiled the portraits.”

Mika was also taken aback. “They’re so beautiful–despite having Joe and me in the paintings!”

Max’s paintings were based on photos taken by Morning Joe’s Nate Congelton.