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December 12th, 2012 by BLOGitse received 16 Comments »


week #50 photos




makroviikko/macro week challenge #84


teema / theme:


3 x 12



Vastaukseni / here’s my entry:


macro #84 '3 x 12' by BLOGitse


Ei ihan makro mutta hyväksyttäneen…



Other entries:


Shadow Shot Sunday2



Sundays In My City




I visited CAC Málaga * Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

on the last day they had Vik Muniz‘s art there…

It was a very inspiring exhibition!



let's go to CAC Málaga by BLOGitse

You find CAC Málaga in Calle Alemania



CAC Málaga  Centro de Arte Contemporáneo by BLOGitse


“Vicente José de Oliveira Muniz, known as Vik Muniz born 1961,

São Paulo, Brazil, is a visual artist living in New York City and Rio de Janeiro.
Muniz specializes in remaking famous artworks with materials other than paint, and then photographing them.”



Vik Muniz, Double Mona Lisa, 1999 shot by BLOGitse

Double Mona Lisa made of peanut butter and jelly, 1999



Vik Muniz, Double Mona Lisa, 1999 info by BLOGitse



Vik Muniz WWW world map, 2008 by BLOGitse



and here’s a detail of that huge work…


detail of Vik Muniz WWW world map, 2008 by BLOGitse

Got the idea what the work is about…



2 floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse



Now two detail first – of ripped magazines…


1 floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse



floor scrapers after Gustave Caillebotte by Vik Muniz 2011 shot by BLOGitse



If you google Gustave Caillebotte you’ll find the model for this work…



Richter's Betty and Vik Muniz After Gerhard Richter, 2001 shot by BLOGitse

I recognized original Richter’s work which I saw in Berlin….

Muniz’s work is done of those pieces of paper…


Hay dos maneras de vivir su vida: una como si nada es un milagro,

la otra es como si todo es un milagro.


Albert Einstein



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16 Responses to “soul food”

  1. avatar arleena says:

    Sama päivämäärä on sielläkin huomioitu. Itse en huomannut tänään sitä mitenkään, kunnes avasin blogimaailman itselleni – siellä oli 121212.

    Erikoisen mielenkiintoisia gallerianäkymiä.
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  2. 121212 on selvännäköisesti olemassa…
    ja paljon mukavia kuvia…

  3. Aivan huikeaa ideointia näyttelyssä!!
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  4. avatar robin says:

    what amazing art work…thanks so much for sharing it!!! Love it!!!
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  5. Ah, si! Por supesto!

    Especially love that shot with the colorful tricycle. Well, yes, and that artwork is pretty darned cool. Great post as usual!
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  6. avatar Chie says:

    Como esta bonita chicka?

    It looks like you are enjoying the best of everything overthere.

    OMG… what a beautiful artworks. Spanish rocks, right? LoL’

    When are you coming back? That’s unfair! We are stuck with snow waist high (coz I am short) and it’s still snowing.

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  7. Love this art! So unique! Adore the world map detail, but I think my favourite must be the Mona Lisa peanut butter and jelly! So very clever!
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  8. avatar Molly says:

    I love this art… a different view on classic pieces… like looking at the world through someone else’s eyes.

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  9. avatar Dorothy says:

    Love the art work!

  10. avatar Laurie says:

    I agree with Einstein. At least in theory. I need to live like that more often.
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  11. avatar Keetha says:

    Oh my! Very interesting/cool indeed!

    I wonder how he thought to use peanut butter and jelly – – – or old computer parts for that matter.
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  12. avatar Pulmu says:

    Mielenkiintoinen näyttely.
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  13. avatar Unknown Mami says:

    I love the funky statue and really got a kick out of the peanut butter and jelly Mona Lisa.
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