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Artist Uses Hundreds of Found Objects To Recreate Iconic Paintings And Portraits

By • Feb 5th, 2014 • Category: Art, Latest Posts, Painting, Recycling

In her “Plastic Classics” series, British artist Jane Perkins uses almost anything she can find – buttons, plastic toys, LEGO pieces, etc. – to re-create recognizable iconic paintings like DaVinci’s Mona Lisa and portraits of stars like Albert Einstein and Nelson Mandela. Although she has her artistic roots in textile work, she works almost exclusively with plastic parts.

Famous Paintings Updated With 21st-Century Gadgets

By • Nov 7th, 2013 • Category: Art, Funny, Latest Posts, Painting

By injecting 21st century gadgets into famous historical artworks, the “Art x Smart” project by Korean illustrator Kim Dong-Kyu takes us to a utopian reality where ancient and modern times meet. Apart from being absurdly funny, these works also draw attention to our relationship with new technologies and their influence on modern society.

What If Models From Classic Paintings Were Real?

By • May 24th, 2013 • Category: Art, Digital Art, Latest Posts, Painting

19-year-old Hungarian photographer Flora Borsi wonders where some of the greatest artists got their inspirations from, and imagines what their muses could’ve looked like if they were real people. In her Real Life Models photo manipulation series, Flora recreates the distorted features from classic paintings by such artists as Rudolf Hausner, Amedeo Modigliani, Pablo Picasso and Kees van Dongen, and that way brings some very surreal-looking people to the real world.

Drawings Made of Thousands of Cartoon Doodles

By • May 31st, 2012 • Category: Art, Latest Posts

When viewed from a distance, the works of Sagaki Keita may look like another attempt to recreate classical paintings and sculptures, but when you come closer, you start to notice that his drawings are all made of thousands of cartoon doodles. Tokyo-based artist draws in ink, usually with a 0.38mm pen, and, amazingly, all of his works are completely improvised without being drafted first.

Famous Paintings: Before and After

By • Oct 26th, 2010 • Category: Art, Funny, Latest Posts

You are about to see some very different interpretations of well known paintings. Actually, a lot of famous paintings may be just pieces from the painting series!