I had no idea Jim Carrey was an artist, and a talented one to boot. In the documentary, ‘I Needed Color,’ Carrey explains how he found his new love of painting while attempting to mend his broken heart.
In the latest episode of Off The Wall, artist Alexa Meade showcases her unique way of bringing her paintings to life by using actual people. By painting directly on the body of her subjects she is able to flatten three-dimensional surfaces into a 2D plane when photographed.
A day after posting the freakishly realistic 3D Popeye I came across, this wonderful set of paintings of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fell on my lap. I’ve never had the pleasure of seeing Dave Rapoza’s work before until today, but I can assure you I’ve become an instant fan.
As if there isn’t enough food porn on the internet these days, I had to go and tease you with these hyper-realistic food paintings by Mary Ellen Johnson. Yes, if you can actually believe it, these food portraits are paintings!
These hyperrealistic paintings by Tos Kostermans are pretty remarkable. Each piece has a continued pattern showing the women in control through various settings; crisis, politics, success, prosperity, and even jealousy. See them all after the jump…