Most hilarious artworks in the world
People create art to express themselves. Art is the product of honing the skills, imagination, and emotions of a person. An artwork has the ability to capture the emotions of its audience, and so it takes a person who’s interested in arts to understand this. In the past, when civilization was on its early stages, people have used different expressions of art to captivate feelings. It is not easy to portray one’s feelings and imagination into a piece of artwork, but oftentimes those who succeed are destined for recognition that lasts throughout ages. There are times that when you see a work of art you just can’t stop yourself from laughing. This is quite unavoidable at times especially if it truly is worth the laugh. If you want a good laugh, then continue to read below for some examples of the most hilarious artworks in the world.
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. This painting represents the art snobs who have only been attracted to conventional styles of painting and are wittily represented by monkeys.
The Flatterers (1592)
The 16th century was famous for producing odd and abstract paintings, and it is also during this time when the “The Flatterers” was created. 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 is known for his mysterious-looking and emotional paintings. However, he was not always inclined to this tone. Vincent Van Gogh has his own classic style and he uses this even when painting children. “Paintings of Children” is a series of oil paintings that was painted by Vincent Van Gogh while using children as his subjects. He did not intend to make it look funny but in some way people find it hilarious.
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 still, each of us have a different view on things and what may be funny for you may not be funny for the rest.
Resource: Case Study: My Experience With Paintings