The Ultimate Guide to Art

Most hilarious artworks in the world

People create art to express themselves. A person’s skills, imagination, and emotions are the foundation of his/her artworks. A person who is interested in the field of arts has a greater understanding of the amount of emotion that an artwork can captivate. Even during the early ages, people have used many forms of art to convey a message and in turn gain the emotions of other people. Those artists who have successfully portrayed a moment in time are often guaranteed a life-long recognition, ore even more. A work of art can also become a laughing material because of the image that the artist tried to portray. Laughing at a piece of artwork can really occur, most especially if that is what the artist intended to do. Keep reading below if you do not want to miss out on the most hilarious works of art.

The Experts (1837)

People had a good laugh with hidden witty meanings behind famous works of art before they knew Joke of the Day calendars and many more other comical materials. “The Experts” , one of the paintings that contain humorous remarks, was made by Alexandre Decamps after the French Academy of Painting have consistently rejected his unconventional artworks. “The Experts” was made to depict various art snobs (represented by monkeys) who are obsessed with a more conventional painting.

The Flatterers, 1592

The 16th century was famous for producing odd and abstract paintings, and it is also during this time when the “The Flatterers” was created. Painted by Pieter Brueghel, this painting depicts a situation wherein show-offs try to impress their superiors in a very obsequious manner.

Joseph Ducreux (1793)

This painting that exudes a pop culture vibe is a self-portrait of Joseph Ducreux and is primarily known for its meme status as Archaic Rap. The painting shows Joseph Ducreux slyly pointing towards the front while wearing a top hat and holding a cane.

Paintings of Children, 1888

Vincent Van Gogh, an artist known for his mysterious and emotional style of painting. He might be well-known for this style but apparently Vincent Van Gogh doesn’t always stick to this tone. Vincent Van Gogh, with his classic style, is also fond of painting children. “Paintings of Children” is a series of oil paintings that was painted by Vincent Van Gogh while using children as his subjects. He did not intend to make it look funny but in some way people find it hilarious.

A lot of famous paintings were not intended to be comical-looking, but when introduced in the modern context it became famous to more people making it open to a greater amount of interpretations. But still, each of us have a different view on things and what may be funny for you may not be funny for the rest.