Lockdown art challenge: People stuck at home recreate classic artworks with hilarious results
When creativity becomes your best friend during the Coronavirus lockdown.
With many countries under a lockdown due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak and people cooped up in their homes, creativity often becomes the only relief. More so when the challenge to get creative becomes a community experience via social media.
Awakening their inner artists, many people across the world have recreated classic artworks after Getty Museum put out a challenge asking people to recreate famous artworks with things at their homes.
We challenge you to recreate a work of art with objects (and people) in your home.— Getty (@GettyMuseum) March 25, 2020
???? Choose your favorite artwork
???? Find three things lying around your house⠀
???? Recreate the artwork with those items
And share with us. pic.twitter.com/9BNq35HY2V
“We challenge you to recreate a work of art with objects (and people) in your home. Choose your favourite artwork. Find three things lying around your house. Recreate the artwork with those items And share with us.” read the tweet and it instantly went viral.
From medival art to Johaness Vermeer and Edvard Munch, netizens attempted all kinds of artworks with objects at their disposal.
Here are some of the hilarious results: