Vials and Bitmaps

Artist Michael Mapes creates these amazing reproductions of Dutch portraits using scientific vials and specimens,

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

 

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens sculpture multiples collage

Check out the article on This is Colossal : Deconstructed Dutch Paintings; or click the link above to check out Michael Mapes’ totally impressive body of work. Here’s another one of his works, keeping with the theme of deconstructing the image and unexpected material play.

Photographic Specimens by Michael Mapes sculpture multiples collage

Photographic Specimens by Michael Mapes sculpture multiples collage

Photographic Specimens by Michael Mapes sculpture multiples collage

 

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