Artsy Fart of the Day: Defacing Classic Art can be Good

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Thomas Robson's Defacement exhibit gives classical art pieces a modern flare.

Photorealism of the Day

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Emily by Emily Burns. Oil painting.

Photorealism of the Day

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Under the Unminding Sky series Oil on linen, Gregory Thielker



Photorealism of the Day is a feature series showcasing notable paintings and illustrations that appear to be photographic.

Photorealism of the Day

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PB&J 1/2 (2012), an oil painting by Mary Ellen Johnson



Photorealism of the Day is a feature series showcasing notable paintings and illustrations that appear to be photographic.

Photorealism of the Day

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Visitors by Joe Baran.



Photorealism of the Day is a feature series showcasing notable paintings and illustrations that appear to be photographic.

Makeup Renovation of the Day

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Ever since the botched restoration fiasco in Spain, the internet has been having a blast.

Now we have a real-life facsimile, thanks to some clever makeup application.

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Trayvon Martin Sociological Painting of the Day

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Just as the news that George Zimmerman has been granted bail has hit, artist Michael D'Antuono's painting reflecting the killing is circulating online. Entitled A Tale of Two Hoodies, the picture not so subtilely hints at the fundamental issue of Trayvon Martin's death.

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