Chad Knight is a 41-year-old visual artist creating mind-bending 3D drawings. His unique approach to digital sculptures fascinates people all over the internet.

"I think I became a visual artist at conception," Chad told the Klassik Magazine. "It is more who I am as a person than what I do. However, the reason I make digital art is that I have a very overactive, noisy mind. Creating modern art is one of the few things that allow me to present. I skateboarded professionally for 16 years. During that time, it served as my creative outlet. Now that I do not have the opportunity to do it as often, combined with being less enthusiastic about broken bones, my visual art explorations have become my new outlet."

Knight reveals, that the desire to continually improve is a significant motivator in his creating process and that he enjoys both: the process and the result.

Many people look for symbolism in Knight's surrealism works, and they are right too. "Everything on my work represents something or someone. My art is very much like an encrypted journal that I can share publicly." publicly."

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Origin

Origin

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Kimberly Barkley 1 year ago

Would love to see a good portion of these as actual sculptures...

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Forged

Forged

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Rosa Kim 1 year ago

I love the teeny ripples in the water; is the water fabricated WITH the head or is it a real picture???

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#3

Renewal

Renewal

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Victoria Sosa 1 year ago

EXTRAORDINARIAMENTE HERMOSO !!!!!

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#4

Make Your Own Reality

Make Your Own Reality

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Taryn Wallace 1 year ago

This would look amazing at Burning Man

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#5

Release

Release

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Birdgirl45 1 year ago

This is so aesthetically pleasing!!

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#6

Protect

Protect

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

My favorite! 😍😍

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#7

Coronal Crown

Coronal Crown

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Tilottama datta Twinkle 1 year ago

best one

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#8

Deeper Dive

Deeper Dive

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Taryn Wallace 1 year ago

Correction: these ALL would look amazing anywhere but also at Burning Man

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Earth Angel

Earth Angel

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Whatthedeuce? 1 year ago

Kind of a Debbie Downer, aren't you Tinkle Wolf? Keep in mind, this is imaginary. No trees were harmed during the creation of this earth angle.

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Bolt From The Blue

Bolt From The Blue

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Csaba Hegedűs 1 year ago

This would be a little hard to build without practical application of telekinesis.

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#11

Minds Run Wild

Minds Run Wild

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

Woah! Love this one!😍

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#12

Shiny

Shiny

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Cip IESAN 1 year ago

We are stardust!

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#13

Gift

Gift

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

Golden

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#14

Float

Float

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

Heavenly.

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#15

Obliviously Ignorant

Obliviously Ignorant

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

Wow.🤗

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#16

Involution

Involution

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Pseudo Puppy 1 year ago

YAY!! A boy-version!! <3

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#17

Blue

Blue

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Return To Mother Earth

Return To Mother Earth

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

So Cool.

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#19

Pink Mirror

Pink Mirror

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Taryn Wallace 1 year ago

I️ honestly thought those were two pink people until I️ saw your comment

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#20

Nearing

Nearing

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Corinne Baginski 1 year ago

wow

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#21

Bonded

Bonded

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Nekeba Hendrix 7 months ago

It's art man I think it's incredibly beautiful an the porportions are what the artist imagined it to be art is abstract there is no perfection only stunning beauty.

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#22

Induction

Induction

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

Amazing

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#23

Reward

Reward

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

Amazing

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#24

Redefine Possible

Redefine Possible

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sofia 1 year ago

mesmerising...

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#25

Revolution

Revolution

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

Stunning

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Sides Of The Story

Sides Of The Story

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

Splash

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Faith Without Works Is Dead

Faith Without Works Is Dead

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Fiona G 1 year ago

This one is so cool! Wish it had more upvotes

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Borderless

Borderless

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Fiona G 1 year ago

It's lovely but it would be nice if the lines were attached somehow, like those one line drawings, rather than just floating in space. Still amazing.

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#29

Vulnerability

Vulnerability

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Fiona G 1 year ago

Love this! Such a great visual metaphor

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The Great Pound

The Great Pound

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

Haha this ones cool!

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#31

Qat

Qat

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Fiona G 1 year ago

Omg! The weird blurring below is so distracting but at first glance, all I could see was the statue. It instantly became my favourite one yet

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Abiogenesis

Abiogenesis

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Katherine Cor 1 year ago

can any one else see the little worried creature in the bottom left corner

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#33

Guidance

Guidance

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Another face of Mother Earth from whom we all come from and return to.

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Weekend

Weekend

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Perfect for meditating on relaxing.

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#35

Steve French

Steve French

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Alex White 1 month ago

Love the TPB reference

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#36

Humanity

Humanity

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Flirting With Extinction

Flirting With Extinction

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Chad ~ we are indeed flirting with extinction...our reality

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Solar Twin

Solar Twin

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Debbie Hillman 6 months ago

I love all of your work. Where is your work?

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#39

Light Speed

Light Speed

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Catherine Marshall 1 year ago

Some of these are huge!

#40

The Blessing And Curse Of Consciousness

The Blessing And Curse Of Consciousness

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Diamond Oasis

Diamond Oasis

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#42

A Power > Than Myself

A Power > Than Myself

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Mikael Rennerhorn 1 year ago

World Class.

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Deep Dive

Deep Dive

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Reward Ratio

Reward Ratio

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Berit-Bärbel Rebane 1 year ago

Flamingos :)

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Emergence

Emergence

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Saad Zubaidi 6 months ago

Incredible.

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#46

Endless Possibilities

Endless Possibilities

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Risk Reward

Risk Reward

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#48

Bounce Back

Bounce Back

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Can earth ~ let us hope.

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Chapter

Chapter

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Earth's power and energy manifesting.

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#50

Merger

Merger

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Laurie Koziba 1 year ago

Wow,

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#51

Shine

Shine

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Laurie Koziba 1 year ago

😘 love it

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#52

Give

Give

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Back to the earth we're destroying...

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Stagnation

Stagnation

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

From boredom...

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Understand The Risk

Understand The Risk

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

We prey upon ourselves with the greed, envy and hate. Are we a failed experiment? Perhaps, but we chose it by not learning from past mistakes.

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Lucid Dream

Lucid Dream

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Laurie Koziba 1 year ago

Beautiful

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#56

Self Imposed Barriers

Self Imposed Barriers

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#57

Its All Relative

Its All Relative

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Catherine Marshall 1 year ago

Love the body You're in

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In Loving Memory Rip Matt

In Loving Memory Rip Matt

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#59

To Thine Own Self Be True

To Thine Own Self Be True

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

And life's dreams shall come to you.

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Tooth And Nail

Tooth And Nail

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

How to fight for what you believe in and love.

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Parts Unknown

Parts Unknown

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

And gifts can be a burden...

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#62

Polarity

Polarity

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Chi ~ yin & yang.

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Make The Ground Shake

Make The Ground Shake

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#64

Retro Growth

Retro Growth

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#65

Always Leave Room For More

Always Leave Room For More

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

Room to appreciate. Room to live, to laugh to love.

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Idea

Idea

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Totem

Totem

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Self Inflicted

Self Inflicted

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Audrey LaFave 7 months ago

We are our worst enemy at times

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Beta

Beta

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#70

This Too Shall Pass

This Too Shall Pass

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Tropical Rain

Tropical Rain

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Mhiller17 1 year ago

This would be a gorgeous water fountain! I hope someone does build a few of these 😊

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Love You Mom

Love You Mom

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#73

Drenched

Drenched

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Katherine Cor 1 year ago

the tiger in the back just adds so much effect

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Wolf In Sheeps Clothing

Wolf In Sheeps Clothing

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#75

Face The Consequence

Face The Consequence

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Kimberly Barkley 1 year ago

There are many of these that I would like to see as actual sculptures....