Pixel art isn't going away any time soon. The most common implementation of pixel art is in video games. Video games used to be limited by the hardware and pixels were the only way to express the visuals. Despite the massive progress that has been made in the industry, pixel art has not died out. It has actually flourished in today's world.
Below are some unique examples of how beautiful pixel art can be. Linked are the artists' pages, where you can find more of their art.
2. Frank Hong
3. Abyss Wolf
4. Abyss Wolf