The most hilarious artworks
Creating art is a form of self-expression. A person’s skills, imagination, and emotions are the foundation of his/her artworks. 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. Even during the early ages, people have used many forms of art to convey a message and in turn gain the emotions of other people. 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. 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. Keep reading below if you do not want to miss out on the most hilarious works of art.
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”, created by Alexandre Decamps, is one of these artworks and was made after the artist experienced repeated rejection from the French Academy of Painting. 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 Flatterers” is made during the 16th century where it is generally filled by odd and abstract forms of expression. “The Flatterers” was painted by Pieter Brueghel in an intention to portray how people obsequiously try to satisfy their superiors.
Joseph Ducreux (1793)
“Joseph Ducreux” is a self-portrait that is famous for its Archaic Rap meme status and coincidentally, it exudes vibes that of the pop culture. The painting shows Joseph Ducreux in a top hat, holding a cane while pointing slyly towards its audience.
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, with his classic style, is also fond of painting children. “Paintings of Children”, also known as “Babies by Van Gogh”, is a series of oil paintings showing children. 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 still, each of us have a different view on things and what may be funny for you may not be funny for the rest.