It’s almost as good as being at the Musée d’Orsay… maybe even better because a scary security guard isn’t yelling at you for having your nose centimeters away from priceless art.
You can now see incredible detail of Vincent Van Gogh’s paintings through the Google Art Project.
via Twisted Sifter
SURREALISTIC ART INSTALLATION BY CHIHARU SHIOTA
Chiharu Shiota (b. 1972) is a Japanese performance and installation artist best known for creating monumental yet delicate, poetic environments. Central to the artist’s work are the themes of remembrance and oblivion, dreaming and sleeping, traces of the past and childhood, and dealing with anxieties. Chiharu Shiota currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany.