Bryan Lewis Saunders, a geeky artist, decided to start a project nearly 10-years ago that involves him drawing a self portrait every day for the rest of his life. The crazy part is that some of these portraits were made under the influence of drugs, like marijuana. Continue reading to see more.

By now, he has created about 8,000 self-portraits and according to his website, “within weeks [of the experiment] he became lethargic and suffered mild brain damage.”

Nevertheless, he continued the project, but under medical supervision becoming a frequent guest at the hospital.