There’s nothing more mind-blowing than looking at hyperrealistic works of art, the high detail, technique and color scheme needs to be 100% accurate in order to look like a high resolution photograph.
Hyperrealism is a genre of painting and sculpture resembling a high-resolution photograph. Hyperrealism is considered an advancement of Photorealism by the methods used to create the resulting paintings or sculptures.
The term is primarily applied to an independent art movement and art style in the United States and Europe that has developed since the early 2000s.
These 27 Unbelievable Works Of Art You’ll Think Are Photographs showcase some of the best hyperrealistic works of art around today!
7. Ron Mueck – Sculpture, mixed materials
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10. Ray Hare – Acrylic painting on canvas
“Bujnowski painted a photo-realistic self-portrait in black and white, had it photographed and enclosed the picture as his official photo in the U.S.A. visa application form. The consulate workers failed to notice the manipulation and, eventually, the artist received a passport with a replica of his own painting.”
23. Amy Robins – Colored pencil on cartridge paper