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Classic Playmobile Paintings

Classic Toys plus Classic Paintings equal Classic Internet Art.

The Raft of the Medusa

French Artist Pierre-Adrien Sollier recreated these famous works of art completely from Playmobile characters. The result is a hilarious and poignant set of images from some of our most famous artists. Above, The Raft of The Medusa, originally by Théodore Géricault.

More below.

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WWI Remembrance Installation at the Tower of London Complete

Back in August, we brought you pictures from the WWI installation happening at the Tower of London. Entitled Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red, this artistic creation was created to represent all the dead of World War One, whose centenary was this year.

<> at Tower of London on July 17, 2014 in London, England.

 

They started planting the ceramic poppies on August 5, the day in 1914 the UK entered the war. Today, on Remembrance Day, just before the appointed 11am time, the last of the 888,246 poppies was placed in the ground, one for every life lost.

We’re having a truncated posting day today since it’s a holiday. Here, in honor of the fallen, are pictures from the completed piece.

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