Most hilarious artworks in the world
One of the ways to express ourselves is through crafting an artwork. A person’s skills, imagination, and emotions are the foundation of his/her artworks. Anybody who is engrossed in arts is potentially more appreciative of the emotions charmed by an artwork. In the past, when civilization was on its early stages, people have used different expressions of art to captivate feelings. A successful artist is one who creates a meaningful piece that can stand the test of time. Sometimes, artworks can also be hilarious that you just can’t help but laugh. Laughing at a piece of artwork can really occur, most especially if that is what the artist intended to do. To be aware to some of these hilarious artworks, continue to read below.
The Experts (1837)
There are artists who placed hidden witty commentaries on their artwork and a lot of people find this hilarious especially that time before Joke of the Day calendars were released. “The Experts” , one of the paintings that contain humorous remarks, was made by Alexandre Decamps after the French Academy of Painting have consistently rejected his unconventional artworks. The “The Experts” represents the obsession of art snobs to a painting that is conventionally styled, and the best part is that these art snobs were depicted by monkeys.
The Flatterers, 1592
During the 16th century, when odd and abstract artworks were famous, the “The Flatterers” was born. This painting was painted by Pieter Brueghel in an attempt to portray pretentious people who try too hard to please their superiors.
Joseph Ducreux, 1793
Joseph Ducreux’s self-portrait is known for its Archaic Rap meme status and its pop culture vibes. The painting shows Joseph Ducreux slyly pointing towards the front while wearing a top hat and holding a cane.
Paintings of Children, 1888
Vincent Van Gogh, an artist known for his mysterious and emotional style of painting. He might be well-known for this style but apparently Vincent Van Gogh doesn’t always stick to this tone. Vincent Van Gogh has his own classic style and he uses this even when painting children. Vincent Van Gogh made a series of oil paintings portraying young children, and this is the “Paintings of Children” that we know today. The series of paintings was not intended to be hilariously looking but the viewers find it too funny.
When subjected in a modern context, there are paintings that became funny to look at even though its artist did not plan to make it look hilarious. But nonetheless, we all have our different opinions and views, so what may be hilarious for one may not be true to all.