Singaporean artist Keng Lye, whose work we’ve featured earlier on Bored Panda, has once again masterfully woven beauty and illusion together by using resin and paint to depict a small, life-like octopus in a bowl.
The photos look incredibly life-like, as if it’s a real, squirming, writhing octopus. Only upon closer inspection, however, does the 3D illusion slowly begin to unravel.
Keng Lye achieves this beautiful effect by painting delicate paintings onto layer upon layer of crystal-clear resin. As the layers, and the painting, grow, the octopus gains depth and appears to be partially submerged. [Read more...]
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