The Sam Saxton Ambigrams are Upside-Down and All Around Amazing

By: Olivia Gissing - Published: Jun 1, 2011 • References: samsaxton.blogspot and underconsideration
If you enjoy looking at art while in a handstand, this collection of Sam Saxton ambigrams is ideal for you.

This New York-based artist likes to look at art from all directions -- literally. Sam Saxton created clever ambigrams that fool the eye. Ambigrams are pieces of art that portray the exact same image, no matter which direction you look at them from. For example, if you did want to gaze at a gallery of Sam Saxton ambigrams while upside-down, you would see the exact same images that you would while standing upright.

Saxton tends to favor famous figures as his main focus; his collection includes an amusing array of political icons and even superheroes.

These Sam Saxton ambigrams are all around amazing.