Looking at these whimsical sculptures, you think they ought to be alive- they look like they are part of a hidden faerie kingdom, and as some sculptures do- they give you the feeling that you really shouldn’t really be looking at them-as if by chance, you’ve come across something that you shouldn’t have. 82 more words
Tags » Hyperrealism
In a clever series of ads, Keloptics interprets the typically boring topic of correcting vision in an artsy, quaint way. Blurred strokes of famous Impressionist paintings by artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet and Georges Seurat are “sharpened” with the help of the corrective lenses. 53 more words
Alejandro Carpintero is a Spanish artist who creates incredible texturized painting works. The Madrid based painter not only uses an immense amount of paint to create thick painterly brush strokes, but also uses a hyperrealistic method to beautiful juxtapose the two techniques.
Ah, nothing like the opulent details of a gorgeous Persian rug…only these are not rugs. Jason Seif paints trompe l’oeil rugs, life sized.
The subtle shading makes one feel as if staring at a rug that has spent years in a home and is starting to show a little natural wear and tear. Well done.