18.09.15 by Jeff

Artist Jamie Vasta Remakes Classic Caravaggio Paintings Using Glitter

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The Entombment (Deposizione, 1602)

 

I only recently came across these brilliant paintings by Oakland-based artist Jamie Vasta, recreating the master works of Caravaggio entirely out of glitter. More images below!

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Judith and Holofernes (Giuditta e Holoferne, 1601)

 

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(The Incredulity of Thomas)

 

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Youth with a Basket of Fruit (Fanciullo con Canestro di Fruitta, 1593)

 

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(Narcissus, 1603)

 

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St John in the Wilderness (San Giovanni Battista, 1602)

 

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(Fillide, 1596)

 

Jamie Vasta’s Website













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



  • Defty K. Menglesis

    must add that what really makes it nice, is not that it’s another case of “artist does X with Y”, but the context has been updated, scenarios looks like contemporary snapshots at once as well. good stuff actually.

  • These are made out of glitter? I’d love to see them in person – photos don’t convey glitter readily although they’re well-done regardless.

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