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Bolin’s Amazing Camouflages

Bolin’s Amazing Camouflages | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Liu Bolin’s art has been featured in hundreds of blogs and magazines (including Illusion), his work has been displayed in galleries in New York, France and beyond; and he was a guest speaker at TED. This Chinese artist already has a heavy schedule for the fall, as he’ll be showcasing his pictures at Artinternational, Paris Photo,...
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Wow. Liu is brilliant.

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Optical Illusion Paintings | Web Odysseum

Optical Illusion Paintings | Web Odysseum | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

Rob Gonsalves is a Canadian painter of magic realism with a unique perspective and style. He produces original works, limited edition prints and illustrations for his own books. Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rob_Gonsalves

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I've seen the first painting before but I didn't realise it was one of many by Robert Gonsalves.

Fantastic skills and creativity.

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Rob Gonsalves - Discovery Galleries - Fine Art

Rob Gonsalves - Discovery Galleries - Fine Art | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Unique fine art - Uncovering talent, creating legends. Owner Boots Harris is proud to feature the artwork of Rob Gonsalves. Located in Bethesda, Maryland.
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Great list of artistic illusions by Robert Gonsalves.  Worth a browse...

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Incredible Hand Painting Illusions by Annie Ralli

Incredible Hand Painting Illusions by Annie Ralli | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Do you remember the amazing Hand Painting Art by Guido Daniele we posted two years ago? Well, don’t be deceived, this is not another collection of his work. The hand paintings below are all painted by a talented London-based body painter Annie Ralli.
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Amazing Anamorphic Illusions by Felice Varini | Too Cool 2 Be True

Amazing Anamorphic Illusions by Felice Varini | Too Cool 2 Be True | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

Felice Varini is a Swiss artist who creates unbelievable anamorphic illusions. Complete shapes are only seen at certain angles.Otherwise you will see just some random broken pieces. Already posted most of these but worth seeing the others.

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Juxtapoz Magazine - Street Illusions in Sao Paulo by BOA MISTURA | Current

Juxtapoz Magazine - Street Illusions in Sao Paulo by BOA MISTURA | Current | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

We love a good surprise in our morning Inbox, and this urban text project from Madrid's BOA MISTURA done in Sao Paulo was a nice treat. The collective took the winding streets Vila Brâsilandia and transformed them into colorful transformations of place and space, adding a bit of an optical illusion in text along the way.

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The Optical Illusions Of Oleg Shuplyak [Pic] | I Am Bored

The Optical Illusions Of Oleg Shuplyak [Pic] | I Am Bored | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
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Lovely stuff from Oleg Shuplyak. What a master painter.

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This looks 'shopped, but it's actually an optical illusion

This looks 'shopped, but it's actually an optical illusion | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
For French artist George Rousse, color is clearly important, but space, depth and perspective are everything.
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Again, wow. Amazing how colour adds depth to a scene.

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Grand Illusions - Optical Illusions - Work of Guido Daniele

Grand Illusions - Optical Illusions - Work of Guido Daniele | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Guido Daniele is an Italian multimedia artist and body painter. He has worked in many different media and has also worked for two years in India, when he attended the Tankas school in Dharamsala.
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Student Paints Creepy Illusions In Her Spare Time, Inspires Us To Find Cooler Ways to Procrastinate

Student Paints Creepy Illusions In Her Spare Time, Inspires Us To Find Cooler Ways to Procrastinate | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Choo-san began doodling delightfully creepy illustrations on her hand with acrylic paint during a gap year spent studying for her university entrance exams. Impressed with her work, she began uploading her optical illusions online.
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Riusuke Fukahori Paints Three-Dimensional Goldfish Embedded in Layers of Resin | Colossal

Riusuke Fukahori Paints Three-Dimensional Goldfish Embedded in Layers of Resin | Colossal | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

First: watch the video. Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori paints three-dimensional goldfish using a complex process of poured resin. The fish are painted meticulously, layer by layer, the sandwiched slices revealing slightly more about each creature, similar to the function of a 3D printer.

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Excellent Painted Animal Hand Illusions

Painted Hand Illusions of Animals...
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