These Tang Yau Hoong images provide an alternative look at classic quotes. While he incorporates commonly referenced phrases from Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs, Henry David Thoreau, Margaret Mead and Lao Tzu, he does so in a way that adds a humorous feel to their bits of wisdom.
Hoong is based in Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur region. He takes to artwork for many reasons, among them being his interest in sight, "I enjoy making illusion art because it has the ability to mislead us. We rely on sight in our lives and yet it is so fragile that we could easily be deceived by what we see."
Indeed, he challenges viewers to rethink the way in which they perceive the featured academics, bringing into questions any illusions they may hold.
Illustrated Famous Quote Remixes
More Stats +/-
Typographic Minimalist Movie Posters
Graphic Design Commandments
Witty Linguistic Love Notes
Literary War Zone Portraits
Famed Phrase Posters
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.