Round Up: Our Favorite Recent Fine Art Mash Ups

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We love making art fun, and we love it when other people do the same. Different mash up artists from around the internet have blended contemporary culture with famous masterpieces for fun. Enjoy!

The Meep

Beeker screaming

Beaker from the Muppets upon seeing Edvard Munch’s “The Scream”. Go Home Venus, You’re Drunk

Sure, when Aphrodite lies around naked in a clamshell she's a 'goddess' but when I do it I'm 'drunk' and 'no longer welcome at the aquarium.'

Original “Venus” by Henri-Pierre Picou. (See this on our Instagram)  

 

Lego Piet Mondrian

Legos in red, yellow, and blue

Based on “Composition with Red Yellow and Blue” by Piet Mondrian

 

Famous Artist Modeling Agency

Famous artists modeling agency waiting room

Based on portraits by Pablo PicassoJames McNeill Whistler, Edvard Munch, and Amedeo Modigliani.  

 

Sir-Mix-A-Lot Meets Henry VII

My anaconda don't want none unless you bear sons, hun

Based on “Portrait of Henry VIII” by Hans Holbein the Younger and the lyrics from Sir-Mix-A-Lot’s  “Baby Got Back”  

 

C3PO Descending Staircase

C3PO descending a staircase, compared to original

Based on “Nude Descending Staircase No.2” by Marcel Duchamp. This mash up was created by John Mattos.

 

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