Saturday, September 12, 2009

Cool photorealism paintings

Photorealism is a labor intensive art form where the art is meant to look like a photograph.

You can buy original photorealism paintings on eBay.

And see, here for some other cool examples of photorealism.

Lots on manual labor goes into making good ohotorealism, a real craft:

Personally, I thinlk that photorealism is a safer way to invest in art because even though the artist many never become famous, the painting is hundreds of hours of labor, and hence will always retain some value.