Thursday, January 19, 2017

Modern Versions of Famous Art

Modern Version of  Girl With A Pearl Earring 

We all probably know these artistic masterpieces. However,  here are a few examples of classic paintings that have been reproduced creatively by a few very creative art lovers with photo cameras.

It all began when partnered with Adobe to create the Remake Project which invited students from all across the Great Britain to recreate classical paintings with photography. According to the competition’s requirements, none of the images could be created using Photoshop. And, all of  the works happened before the photos were taken rather than afterward.

Not all of the images are from and Adobe’s competition. A few have been floating around online from other sources. However, they all follow the same rules which was to re-create classic art without using digital effects. The most interesting thing is that they all feature various levels of interpretation. Some people went for picture-perfect representations while others opted to focus more on the general themes that the original artwork represents or to present the same idea or scene in a modern light.

There is one exception to these rules. It was the Vincent Van Gogh remake. While it’s an excellent remake, the artist did digitally retouch the image to get the likeness right, so it did not quite fit the 
 Modern Versions of Famous Art

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