optical illusion

Photography

These Surreal Optical Illusions Will Change the Way You See Everyday Life

Photographer Jonathan Higbee injects magic into the mundanity of city life.
Pedro Camacho
2.28.18
Photography

iPhone Optical Illusion Artist Cracks the Glass Screen Beautifully

Anshuman Ghosh, a.k.a @moography, makes delightful paper illusions that transcend phone photography.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.20.17
Graffiti

Graffiti Houdinis "CTRL+X" a Car and Dumpster with Paint

You won't believe how they did it.
Dyllan Furness
7.13.17
video

A Dr. Seuss-Worthy World Awaits in This Imaginative CGI Short

Fernando Livschitz's latest short film turns everyday sights into something wondrous.
Kara Weisenstein
7.12.17
Photography

These Photography Tricks Will Help You Shoot CGI-Free Fantasy

Erik Johansson premieres new photographic optical illusions in an exhibition in the south of Sweden.
Beckett Mufson
7.11.17
Collage

Stunning Collages Meld Vintage Glamour Shots with Colorful Pixels

Anthony Gerace asserts a collaged, colorblocked aesthetic throughout the nearly 150 pages of his new photography book.
Diana Shi
7.8.17
optical art

Do You See Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein in this Optical Illusion?

You can use this Einstein/Monroe illusion to determine how bad your eyes are.
Beckett Mufson
7.4.17
vr

Make Your Eyeballs Fight Each Other With This VR Experience

Turn up the "binocular rivalry" in Memo Akten’s new installation, 'Fight.'
DJ Pangburn
6.27.17
street art

Twin Peaks Comes to Portland with a Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Mural

Pairs perfectly with the dreamy Twin Peaks soundtrack.
Beckett Mufson
5.25.17
Photography

Carefully Posed Humans Create Eye-Popping Optical Illusions to Support Pet Adoption

A cat, dog, and bunny emerge from the blank space in between these intimate family portraits.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.25.17
Op Art

These Kaleidoscopic Paintings Look Like Optical Illusions

Evie Zimmer's hypnotizing works unleash a world of drippy, trippy psychedelia.
Diana Shi
3.12.17
food art

Salty Artist Makes Pillars of Art with Condiments

From portraits to pop culture icons, Sultani Bashir uses a salt shaker as his paintbrush.
Diana Shi
2.19.17