Some of the most interesting art for your home is created with unexpected or nontraditional materials. Homedit found great examples of these art ideas in Miami during Art Basel.
All of these artworks create illusions. When viewed from a distance, the finished artwork appears to be one thing, but from a closer perspective, it is an entirely different thing. A closer look leads viewers to marvel at the artist’s manipulation of the components in such a masterful way.
These orbs may remind you of colourful sea urchins, with their spiny surfaces projecting from the wall. But take a step closer and you’ll see that artist Andres Schiavo has fashioned them from the finely sharpened points of coloured pencils. Schiavo’s works are composed of both jumbled points, like these, as well as precisely arranged geometric compositions.