Most hilarious artworks in the world
One of the ways to express ourselves is through crafting an artwork. 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. Those artists who have successfully portrayed a moment in time are often guaranteed a life-long recognition, ore even more. 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. 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”, created by Alexandre Decamps, is one of these artworks and was made after the artist experienced repeated rejection from the French Academy of Painting. “The Experts” was made to depict various art snobs (represented by monkeys) who are obsessed with a more conventional painting.
The Flatterers, 1592
During the 16th century, when odd and abstract artworks were famous, the “The Flatterers” was born. Painted by Pieter Brueghel, this painting depicts a situation wherein show-offs try to impress their superiors in a very obsequious manner.
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. He might be well-known for this style but apparently Vincent Van Gogh doesn’t always stick 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 nonetheless, we all have our different opinions and views, so what may be hilarious for one may not be true to all.