The most hilarious artworks
People create art to express themselves. Art is the product of honing the skills, imagination, and emotions of a person. A person who is interested in the field of arts has a greater understanding of the amount of emotion that an artwork can captivate. 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. 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)
Before people had access to comical materials, like Joke of the Day calendars, people have given their laughs to artworks who have hidden witty meanings created by famous artists. “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. 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
This painting that exudes a pop culture vibe is a self-portrait of Joseph Ducreux and is primarily known for its meme status as Archaic Rap. In this painting is an image of Joseph Ducreux in an 18th century fashion while pointing slyly.
Paintings of Children, 1888
If we were to talk about moody and mysterious paintings, then Vincent Van Gogh must be first on the list. 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”, also known as “Babies by Van Gogh”, is a series of oil paintings showing children. 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 nonetheless, we all have our different opinions and views, so what may be hilarious for one may not be true to all.