10.08.15 by Jeff

50 Fantastic Remakes of Famous Artworks (Not Featured In Our Book)

venus

“Birth of Venus” remake by Kevin Thom

venus

“Birth of Venus” by Sandro Botticelli

 

This summer we released our first-ever Booooooom book, “Remake”, chronicling our massive art project in which people all over the world re-created master works of art. Thank you to all the publications that have written about the book, the response has been unreal.

I’d like to take this opportunity to highlight a selection of the incredible submissions that did not end up in the final version of the book. In a perfect world, everyone’s work would have been printed in the book but I simply did not have the budget to secure image rights to all the original master works of art to be able to include everything (this was very painful for me during the editing process). I actually gave up my entire book advance from Chronicle Books to get the rights to as many works as I could.

Below are 50 terrific submissions to our remake project, none of which you will see as you flip through the book. Note: I arbitrarily picked the number 50 for this article; this list could probably be twice as long.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to this project, I am convinced that we have the most talented (and active) creative community on the Internet. Have a look at the works below.

mondrian

“Composition With Red, Blue and Yellow” remake by Katie Jackson

mondrian

“Composition With Red, Blue and Yellow” by Mondrian

velasquez

“Las Meninas” remake by Natalie Pereira

velasquez

“Las Meninas” by Velasquez

o hara

“Portrait of Frank O Hara” remake by Steven Reigns

o hara

“Portrait of Frank O Hara” by Mario Schifano

magritte

“The Murderer Threatened” remake by Natalie Pereira

magritte

“The Murderer Threatened” by Rene Magritte

tony mac

“Lady in a Fur Wrap” remake by Tony Mac

tony mac

“Lady in a Fur Wrap” by El Greco

hazelden

“Supper at Emmaus” remake by Jeff Hazelden

hazelden

“Supper at Emmaus” by Caravaggio

lapaz

“Untitled Film Still #30, 1979″ remake by Monica Lapaz

lapaz

“Untitled Film Still #30, 1979″ by Cindy Sherman

liberty

“Liberty Leading the People” remake by Fanchon Bonnefois

liberty

“Liberty Leading the People” by Eugene Delacroix

frida

“Self portrait dedicated to Dr. Eloesser” remake by Yesenia Caloca

frida

“Self portrait dedicated to Dr. Eloesser” by Frida Kahlo

carl spitzweg

“Der Arme Poet” remake by Regina Speer

carl spitzweg

“Der Arme Poet” by Carl Spitzweg

nico mou

“The Calling of Saint Matthew” remake by Nico Mou

carvaggio

“The Calling of Saint Matthew” by Caravaggio

matisse

“La bonne foi” remake by Noemi Mazzucchelli

matisse

“La bonne foi” by Magritte

goliath

“David and Goliath” remake by Miguel Iturbe

goliath

“David and Goliath” by Caravaggio

frida kahlo

“Self Portrait” remake by Kevin Thom

frida kahlo

“Self Portrait” by Frida Kahlo

ermine

“Lady with an ermine” remake by Sarah Hertzman

ermine

“Lady with an ermine” remake by Wanda Martin

ermine

“Lady with an ermine” by Leonardo da Vinci

frida

“Portrait of Frida Kahlo” remake by Danilo Ursini

frida kahlo

“Portrait of Frida Kahlo” remake by Mine Kaplangi

frida

“Portrait of Frida Kahlo” by Nickolas Muray

red turban

“Man in a red turban” remake by Loli Casás Mariño

Jan van Eyck

“Man in a red turban” remake by Ryan Halliwill

Jan van Eyck

“Man in a red turban” by Jan van Eyck

Arnold Bocklin-Isle of the Dead

“Isle of the Dead” remake by Matthew Taylor

Arnold Bocklin-Isle of the Dead

“Isle of the Dead” by Arnold Bocklin

Portrait of Susanna Fourment

“Susanna Fourment” remake by Megan Mitchell

Portrait of Susanna Fourment

“Susanna Fourment” by Peter Paul Rubens

supper

“The Last Supper” remake by Jeff Elrod

last supper

“The Last Supper” remake by Kiran McCandless

the last supper leonardo davinci

“The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci

Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, 1932

“Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, 1932″ remake by Ollie Jarman

Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, 1932

“Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, 1932″ by Henri Cartier-Bresson

balthus

“Therese Revant” remake by Chloe Van Overmeir

balthus

“Therese Revant” by Balthus

dora maar

“Dora Maar Seated” remake by Lujian Zeta Zee

dora maar

“Dora Maar Seated” by Picasso

francis bacon

“Study for Portrait” remake by Tanya Houghton

francis bacon

“Study for Portrait” by Francis Bacon

van gogh cafe

“Café Terrace at Night” remake by Jonathan Pruc

van gogh cafe

“Café Terrace at Night” by Van Gogh

caravaggio 3

“The Incredulity of Saint Thomas” remake by Cope Amezcua

caravaggio

“The Incredulity of Saint Thomas” by Caravaggio

son of man

“Son Of Man” remake by Hadas Boneh

son of man

“Son Of Man” by Magritte

morning sun

“Morning Sun” remake by Ester Ch
morning sun

“Morning Sun” by Edward Hopper

ophelia

“Ophelia” remake by Brittany Herring

ophelia

“Ophelia” by John Everett Millais

wyeth

“Christinas World” remake by Meg Wachter

wyeth

“Christinas World” remake by Daryl Seitchik

wyeth

“Christinas World” Andrew Wyeth

bosch

“Cutting the Stone” remake by Esteban Hernandez

bosch

“Cutting the Stone” by Hieronymus Bosch

man ray

“Violon d’Ingres” remake by Lujian Zeta Zee

man ray

“Violon d’Ingres” by Man Ray

aa

“Arachne” remake by Eugenia Blanc

aa

“Arachne” by Diego Velazquez

caravaggio

“Boy with a basket of fruit” remake by Guido Ricci

caravaggio

“Boy with a basket of fruit” by Caravaggio

ricci

“Marta e Maddalena” remake by Guido Ricci

ricci

“Marta e Maddalena” by Caravaggio

messina

“Lannunciata” remake by Miriam Merlonghi

mataroda

“Lannunciata” by Antonello da Messina

van gogh

“Chair” remake by Nicollage MM

van gogh

“Chair” by Vincent Van Gogh

martens

“Self-Portrait 1629” remake by Matt Martens

martens

“Self-Portrait 1629” by Rembrandt

discobolo

“Discobolo” remake by Rosanna Grisorio

discobolo

“Discobolo” by Mirone

marilyn monroe

“Marilyn Monroe” remake by Matthew Entingh

marilyn monroe

“Marilyn Monroe” by Andy Warhol

klimt

“Adele Bloch-Bauer I” remake by Yulia Vilensky

klimt

“Adele Bloch-Bauer I” by Gustav Klimt

caravaggio

“Judith and Holofernes” remake by Roberta Grimaldi

caravaggio

“Judith and Holofernes” by Caravaggio

titian

“Portrait of a Lady” remake by Sara Huneke

titian

“Portrait of a Lady” by Titian

lichtenstein

“Sweet Dreams Baby” remake by Tim Morrish

lichtenstein

“Sweet Dreams Baby” by Lichtenstein

lichtenstein

“Woman in Bath” remake by Andrew Tamlyn

lichtenstein

“Woman in Bath” by Lichtenstein













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Ricardo Voss Rossi

    I don´t Know if i Submitted something for that book. I guess not. But better late than never. Here is my “remake” of “Leda Atómica” by Dalí and ” Dalí Atomicus” by Philippe Halsman. My version is called “Chispa Atómica”. Chispa is spanish for Spark or Sparkle and thats how we call my friend in the picture because of her hair. Translated would be “Atomic Spark”. It was perfect as she was pregnant and about to Explode with Life !!





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