Dimensions Blur In Aakash Nihalani’s Minimalist Optical Illusions

Aakash Nihalani is known for his illusionist interventions that push the boundaries between two and three dimensions. Though he started off using using tape to form ephemeral installations, in the last few years Nihalani has moved into more permanent territory, working with wood and metal to form free-standing and wall-mounted sculptures. Throughout his practice, the artist works with simple...


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This Makeup Artist Turns His Face Into 3D Optical Illusions

Luca Luce is a talented makeup artist who uses his expert skills to turn his own head into mind-boggling 3D optical illusions. 40-year-old Luce has been working as a television makeup artist in Italy for over 18 years, but only started using his body as a canvas for optical illusions in 2014. He first made a name for himself online in 2015, when photos of his hand-painted optical illusions went...


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Ukrainian Artist Oleg Shuplyak Hidden Figure Paintings Are Breathtaking Optical Illusions

Ukranian architect Oleg Shuplyak designs buildings for a living, but MrOlik, his pseudonym, creates paintings that are a world of their own. With an architect’s eye for detail and structure, Shuplyak’s paintings are also highly inventive optical illusions that double as portraits of other artists and historical figures. His primary technique, which he’s been refining since 1992...


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36 Photographs Of Crazy Optical Illusions That Broke The Internet

The rear end and head and shoulders of Eurasier dogs Tinu and Uno are seen from behind a tree as their handler holds onto their leads during the launch of the Crufts dog show in Green Park, central London, February 24, 2004. (Photo by Natasha-Marie Brown/Reuters) “Grenoble, France, 2010”. (Photo by Nick Turpin) “Might as well jump”. (Photo by paolotinari) “Paris, 2010”. (Photo by icrez) “Milano...


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“Immersive Illusions”: Dazzling Photographic Art Installations By Chris Engman

If you’ve ever been so taken by an image, you wished you could step into it, then Chris Engman is the photographer for you. Literally. Intrigued by the idea that pictures were one dimensional and unable to be penetrated from a 3D perspective, Engman played with the idea of creating a three-dimensional experience. The LA-based artist’s installations are the love child of his experiments with...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/01/immersive-illusions-dazzling-photographic-art-installations-by-chris-engman/

This Artist Creates Amazing 3D Optical Illusions Using Simple Lines

Katy Ann Gilmore is a Los Angles-based artist. She has a degree in mathematics so it’s not hard to see where she takes most of her inspiration from – her works are highly detailed, rhythmic and symmetrical, much like an elegant equation. More: Katy Ann Gilmore, Instagram, Facebook h/t:


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