Art Remakes

January 6, 2012 · 2 comments

in Art

My second day of medical leave means I only had a two-day work week. Yiiikes. That’s 10 hours of lessons that I’ve missed, and that I’ll have to make up for, somehow. In my defence, I did go in to work. I was simply deemed unfit by my Principal when he saw heard me and was told to go home.

So. That’s another afternoon at home of surfing the net while sleeping in between meds.

While blog hopping, I came across this Remake / Photo project by Adobe and Booooooom (yes, that’s SEVEN ‘O’s), where people were invited to remake a famous work of art using photography. The result was breathtaking and ingenious for the most part and I’m in awe of the amount of creativity that was displayed by many of them. Here are some of my favourites:

The Original – Composition with Red, Blue and Yellow by Piet Mondrian

The Remake by Katie Jackson

The Original – Bedroom in Arles by Van Gogh

The Remake by Joshua Louis Simon

The Original – Vase with 12 Sunflowers by Van Gogh

The Remake by Qi Wei Fong

The Original – Der Arme Poet by Carl Spitzweg

The Remake by Regina Speer

The Original – American Gothic by Grant Wood

The Remake by Jesse John Hunniford

The Original – The Incredulity of Saint Thomas by Caravaggio

The Remake by Stella Vula

The Original – Woman With A Guitar by George Braque

The Remake by Niklas Enhag

The Original – Luncheon on the Grass, by Edouard Manet

The Remake by Gizem Karakas

And in case you were wondering who won…

The Original – The Ship by Salvador Dali

The Remake by Justin Nunnink

You can view the rest of the submissions here.

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Song of the Day, because looking at art makes me feel French. ;)

Fibre de Verre, by Paris Combo

  • QQ

    Woohoo!! This is so cool!!
    Hope you are feeling better Ally! :)

  • http://coffee-tv.com/blog ally

    Feeling a little better already, QQ! :)

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