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Life Imitates Art

Life Imitates Art

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Starry Night mosaic made from old crayons!

Comic Book Style Makeup!

Inspired by Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, Fredrik Wannerstedt photographs model Åsa Engström for DV Mode.

Costume based on Johannes Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring

Costume and its inspiration, Gustav Klimt's The Kiss

Nicole Kidman as John Singer Sargent’s Mrs. Charles E. Inches(1887), Vogue, June 1999. Photo by Steven Meisel

Life Imitates Art

Real life imitating art.

Actually, I would call this Art Imitates Art. The Souper Dress: a screenprinted paper pop art dress that was made and sold by Campbell’s Soup Company in the late 1960s. This dress was inspired by Andy Warhol’s 1962 artwork titled Campbell’s Soup Cans.

What detail!

Life imitating art. This one's funny!

Gaugin imitated, at the Detroit Institute of Art - Nanette Clark

Starry Night Scott Santee Short North Tattoo by Short

I really love the DIA's collection of Dutch paintings, and these photographs beautifully re-imagine those images.

Suzanne Jongmans // Dame Met Parels, 2009 Picture with costume on recycled material illustrating classic Flemish painting

To pass the time during long flights, artist Nina Katchadourian goes to the lavatory, adorns herself in tissue paper costume - Flemish style.

Kachina Doll costume from 1922, by Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Swiss artist, and wife of artist Jean Arp, with whom she collaborated during their long marriage.

This must have taken a long time to set up! Van Gogh's "The Starry Night"

Laura Hollick becomes a Picasso painting

Laura Hollick – Soul Art Studio » body painting

...oh, how Roy Lichtenstein really gets under my skin! (in the best possible way!)

Van Gogh Costume for Halloween or any day you feel like celebrating art!