Paranormal Intrigue

Frightening images used in art and ads to frighten and intrigue viewers
Implications - By incorporating paranormal concepts within their works, artists and advertisers alike are capturing the attention of their audiences and leaving a frightening but lasting impression in their minds. Toying with a viewer’s emotional reaction to fear-inducing imagery, the creators of these works hope that their names and styles will be just as memorable as the horrifying pieces that have garnered fascination.
SCORE: 6.2
V. Hot Top 6 Examples: 211,927 Total Clicks Apr 10 - May 11
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Horrifying Surreal Portraits - Jacek Kaczynski Channels the Dark Side in His Illustrations
SCORE: 6.7
Viral 62,842 Clicks Pub: Feb 4, 11
Horrifying Surreal Portraits
Jacek Kaczynski Channels the Dark Side in His Illustrations
Horrifying, macabre and dark are some of the many words that can be used to describe Jacek Kaczynski's (aka wuwejo) illustrations. Featuring clowns and pointy-nosed freaks, this series is pretty much every… [More]
Disturbing Mouthless Photography - Pedro Donini's Horror/Macabre Collection is Terrifying
SCORE: 7
Viral 73,134 Clicks Pub: Jun 30, 10
Disturbing Mouthless Photography
Pedro Donini's Horror/Macabre Collection is Terrifying
Pedro Donini has scared the bejesus out of me with his 'Horror/Macabre' Collection. These photos are extremely frightening yet definitely creative. Pedro Donini's photos are rather bizarre and are probably… [More]
Ghost Town Illustrations - Anton Semenov's City of Decay Series is Spooky
SCORE: 6.2
V. Hot 16,515 Clicks Pub: Mar 17, 11
Ghost Town Illustrations
Anton Semenov's City of Decay Series is Spooky
I feel like the City of Decay art series is something that I should be browsing through during the fall season to get me into the Halloween spirit. Full of ghost town elements, zombie-like characters and… [More]
Devilishly Dark Photography - The Tatiana Biryukova Shadow Series is Fashionably Frightening
SCORE: 6.3
V. Hot 36,295 Clicks Pub: Apr 2, 11
Devilishly Dark Photography
The Tatiana Biryukova Shadow Series is Fashionably Frightening
With spring here and summer around the corner, most artists and designers are creating fun, youthful and colorful projects; the Tatiana Biryukova Shadow photo series, however, seems set on going against… [More]
Ghost Tribute Art - Artists Pay Homage to Japan's 'Hanako of the Toilet'
SCORE: 5.5
Warm 14,637 Clicks Pub: Apr 16, 10
Ghost Tribute Art
Artists Pay Homage to Japan's 'Hanako of the Toilet'
Hanako-san, or 'Hanako of the Toilet' is one of Japan's most infamous ghosts that has captivated many Japanese artists. It's no wonder why her ghostly figure strikes fear into the hearts of many, as what… [More]
Eerie Draped Photography - Brendan George Ko Shoots Hidden Models in a Surreal Shoot
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 8,504 Clicks Pub: Feb 26, 11
Eerie Draped Photography
Brendan George Ko Shoots Hidden Models in a Surreal Shoot
Toronto-based photographer Brendan George Ko shoots his subjects in peculiar and stunning ways that bend the model in traditional portrait photography. His ominous and colorful shoots feature unique model… [More]