Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Are Inspired by Renaissance Technology
Jonty Hurwitz makes mesmerizing sculptures using techniques pioneered by Leonardo da Vinci and other old masters.
Giant Glitch Architecture Illusions Overtake the Smithsonian
Architects FreelandBuck will create a temporary 2,500 sq. ft ceiling in the Renwick’s Grand Salon. As visitors move about the space, nine suspended ceilings will appear to move and shift, assisting and contradicting the illusion.
Distract Yourself Forever with Instagram’s Best Collection of Science Toys
Consider Dr. Raymond Hall's @physicsfun your new favorite account.
remember the dress?
This Picture Has No Red Pixels—So Why Do the Strawberries Still Look Red?
Color constancy continues to confound us.
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Is This Woman Spinning Left or Right?
Everything you've been told about this optical illusion is a lie.
Your Brain Probably Thinks These Lamps Are 3D
Studio Cheha designs a mind-bending optical illusion lamp.
Sixteen 3D Tattoos That Will Make Your Skin Crawl
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Sculpted Shadows Turn a Gallery into a Walk-In Illusion
'SHADOVVS' fills the 886 Geary Gallery with bright graphic cross-sections and mind-bending modular constructs.
Enter the Optical Illusion Graffiti Void
Don't worry—you can't actually fall down these rabbit holes.
Vibrating Illusions Depict Web-Based Behaviors
Scroll up. Scroll down. This is how we play.
Sculptures or Skyscrapers? Daniel Mullen's Paintings Look Like Both
Painter Daniel Mullen is striving to paint an illusion... of an illusion.
Optical Art Pioneer Alberto Biasi Returns to New York
Alberto Biasi’s cleanly composed, perception-warping designs are on exhibition at the De Buck Gallery in New York