Bored Panda works better on our iPhone app
Continue in app Continue in browser
BoredPanda Add Post

The Bored Panda iOS app is live! Fight boredom with iPhones and iPads here.

10+ Art History Tweets That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (Part 2)

10+ Art History Tweets That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (Part 2)

The brilliant Twitter channel Medieval Reactions is back! And since our last coverage, they've been busy with their mission of turning unrelatable classical art into hilarious internet memes that also offer a much more 21st-century style interpretation of it. So far this...

The brilliant Twitter channel Medieval Reactions is back! And since our last coverage, they've been busy with their mission of turning unrelatable classical art into hilarious internet memes that also offer...

Guy Visits Museum But Finds Classical Art Characters Too Serious, Uses FaceApp To Make Them Smile

Guy Visits Museum But Finds Classical Art Characters Too Serious, Uses FaceApp To Make Them Smile

Unlike a quick selfie, classical portrait paintings weren't that common back in the day and sometimes took months or even years to complete. So when people got their portraits made, they took it seriously. And nowhere is this more evident than...

Unlike a quick selfie, classical portrait paintings weren't that common back in the day and sometimes took months or even years to complete. So when people got their portraits made, they...

Ballerina Recreates The Paintings Of Edgar Degas

Ballerina Recreates The Paintings Of Edgar Degas

Misty Copeland was the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Now, with the help of the NYC Dance Project, she's recreating some of the famous ballet paintings of Edgar Degas. This series is...

Misty Copeland was the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Now, with the help of the NYC Dance Project, she's recreating some of...

3D-Printed Classical Paintings Will Let The Blind “See” Famous Art For The First Time

3D-Printed Classical Paintings Will Let The Blind “See” Famous Art For The First Time

The Unseen Art project, which is being run by Helsinki-based designer Marc Dillon, is using 3D printing to give blind people the opportunity to experience classical art that many sighted people might take for granted.

The Unseen Art project, which is being run by Helsinki-based designer Marc Dillon, is using 3D printing to give blind people the opportunity to experience classical art that many sighted people...

People From Classic Paintings Inserted Into Modern City Life (Part 2)

People From Classic Paintings Inserted Into Modern City Life (Part 2)

Alexey Kondakov, the Ukrainian artist whom we covered before, is back with new images of figures from classical paintings photoshopped into modern locations. The ongoing series, titled The Daily Life Of Gods, features images such as William-Adolphe Bouguereau’s Nymphs and Satyr,...

Alexey Kondakov, the Ukrainian artist whom we covered before, is back with new images of figures from classical paintings photoshopped into modern locations. The ongoing series, titled The Daily Life Of...

Star Wars Characters Reimagined As Ancient Greek Statues

Star Wars Characters Reimagined As Ancient Greek Statues

Travis Durden, an artist in France who goes by a pseudonym, combined his two greatest passions – ancient art and pop culture – by re-imagining some of the most famous ancient and classical Greek sculptures ever made as Star Wars characters!

Travis Durden, an artist in France who goes by a pseudonym, combined his two greatest passions – ancient art and pop culture – by re-imagining some of the most famous ancient...

I Photograph Animals Looking As Noble Men From Classical Paintings

I Photograph Animals Looking As Noble Men From Classical Paintings

I started my project when I brought my dog Didi to the studio where usually I shoot portraits of people. I made some portraits of Didi and after that my friends and colleagues were just amazed by the results. At the...

I started my project when I brought my dog Didi to the studio where usually I shoot portraits of people. I made some portraits of Didi and after that my friends...

Hypnotizing Translucent Waves In 19th Century Russian Paintings Capture The Raw Power Of The Sea

Hypnotizing Translucent Waves In 19th Century Russian Paintings Capture The Raw Power Of The Sea

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky loved painting the sea. A Crimean native, he was born in Feodosia, a port town, and thus had great waters as a constant companion. This 19th century Russian Armenian painter had real knack for depicting waves. Light and...

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky loved painting the sea. A Crimean native, he was born in Feodosia, a port town, and thus had great waters as a constant companion. This 19th century Russian...

If Figures From Classical Paintings Lived In The Modern Day

If Figures From Classical Paintings Lived In The Modern Day

How would the gods and characters of antiquity portrayed in classical paintings look if they appeared alongside us in the modern world? Alexey Kondakov, an artist based in Kiev, Ukraine, created a series of Photoshopped images that answer this question. His...

How would the gods and characters of antiquity portrayed in classical paintings look if they appeared alongside us in the modern world? Alexey Kondakov, an artist based in Kiev, Ukraine, created...

Like us on Facebook for more stories like this:
No, I'm not that bored.