Remixed Classicism

Famous pieces of art are getting a contemporary makeover
Implications - Remix culture is pervading not only the music industry, but also the art and design industry. Iconic works of art by such artists as such as Vincent van Gogh, Leonardo da Vinci and Roy Lichtenstein are being recreated using different and surprising mediums and are even being recreated on unsuspecting consumer goods.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 45,607 Total Clicks Oct 11 - Mar 13
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Art Appreciation Heels - These Arty Shoes by Boyarde Messenger Recreate Famous Paintings
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V. Hot 16,502 Clicks Pub: Mar 11, 13
Art Appreciation Heels
These Arty Shoes by Boyarde Messenger Recreate Famous Paintings
These arty shoes, hand-painted by British artist Boyarde Messenger, take their cues from classic fine art paintings. These cute pumps are perfect for girls who know their Pollock’s from their... [More]
Famous Whiteboard Artwork - Bill Taylor Recreates Iconic Paintings with Office Supplies
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Hot 7,416 Clicks Pub: Feb 2, 12
Famous Whiteboard Artwork
Bill Taylor Recreates Iconic Paintings with Office Supplies
By day, Bill Taylor is a data manager, but by night he is as an artist with immense talent. In reality, he does both by day since he indulges his art abilities while at the office using everyday office… [More]
Famed Pixelated Paintings - Sanghyuk Moon Digitized Classic Paintings to Test Their Iconic Status
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Hot 9,458 Clicks Pub: Nov 5, 12
Famed Pixelated Paintings
Sanghyuk Moon Digitized Classic Paintings to Test Their Iconic Status
Korean artist Sanghyuk Moon digitzed classic paintings and photos to see if they would still be recognizable. Famous paintings and images have been heavily pixelated to render almost all of them... [More]
Spicy Iconic Artworks - Kelly McCollam Recreates Van Gogh Paintings Using Seasoning
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Mild 4,515 Clicks Pub: Dec 10, 11
Spicy Iconic Artworks
Kelly McCollam Recreates Van Gogh Paintings Using Seasoning
Photographer and artist Kelly McCollam knows that with just the right amount of seasoning, anything is possible. In regards to food, that means turning something disgusting into something delicious. When… [More]
Painter-Tribute Photography - Starry Night by Alex Ruiz Pays Homage to Vincent van Gogh
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Mild 3,490 Clicks Pub: Oct 20, 11
Painter-Tribute Photography
Starry Night by Alex Ruiz Pays Homage to Vincent van Gogh
It is quite surprising to think that Starry Night by Alex Ruiz is perhaps one of the first attempts to recreate Vincent Van Gogh's famous painting in 'real life.' If anything, it is definitely one of the… [More]
Surreal Painting Collages - The Pictures of Magazine 2 Series by Vik Muniz is Wonderful
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Mild 4,226 Clicks Pub: Jul 10, 12
Surreal Painting Collages
The Pictures of Magazine 2 Series by Vik Muniz is Wonderful
The Pictures of Magazine 2 by Vik Muniz is beautiful new series that is currently on display at the Galerie Xippas in Paris. This Brooklyn-based artist has reproduced nine famous paintings by Van... [More]
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