November 9, 2009

vik muniz: remastered

inventive recreations of well-known images from art history, employing a stunning array of unusual working methods and materials

from pictures of dust 2000:

judd, newman, and andre

barry le va (diptych)

richard serra

from pictures of chocolate 1997:
action photo, after hans namuth

from pictures of soil 1997:
youth (after gaspar)

from pictures of paper 2008:

woods in november, after albert renger-pazsch

dallas mill, huntsville: 1910, after lewis hine

from pictures of diamonds 2004:

marlene dietrich

from earthworks 2002:

after magritte

all photos © vik muniz via his website (recommended)

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