Magic & realism – the two don’t really match, do they? But Rob Gonsalves, a Canadian painter of magic realism, demonstrates great skills in merging the two different worlds in his unique and surrealistic optical illusion artworks. Inspired by such great artists as Dali, Tanguy, Magritte and Escher, Gonsalves developed his own unique style by combining his architectural knowledge with the love for painting.

Magic & realism – the two don’t really match, do they? But Rob Gonsalves, a Canadian painter of magic realism, demonstrates great skills in merging the two different worlds in his unique and surrealistic optical illusion artworks. Inspired by such great artists as Dali, Tanguy, Magritte and Escher, Gonsalves developed his own unique style by combining his architectural knowledge with the love for painting.

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Brazilian artist João Carvalho, a.k.a. J Desenhos, is back with more awesome 3D Notebook drawings. Previously featured on Bored Panda, the 16-year-old continues to surprise us with his incredible skill to create fun visual distortions, which seem nowhere near two-dimensional.

Brazilian artist João Carvalho, a.k.a. J Desenhos, is back with more awesome 3D Notebook drawings. Previously featured on Bored Panda, the 16-year-old continues to surprise us with his incredible skill to create fun visual distortions, which seem nowhere near two-dimensional.

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Staircase "  Patterns are formed when ones structural element, or functional operation is placed in a manner that creates flow and change. The combined parts are different then the separate parts. Perhaps the patterns are already in existence,..."

Staircase " Patterns are formed when ones structural element, or functional operation is placed in a manner that creates flow and change. The combined parts are different then the separate parts. Perhaps the patterns are already in existence,..."

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Stacia-- 6x6" --Black and White Geometric Square & Swirl Op Art Design OOAK original painting on canvas

Stacia-- 6x6" --Black and White Geometric Square & Swirl Op Art Design OOAK original painting on canvas

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Surrealist Rob Gonsalves, Canadian artist. My favourite is the one with the children going from their beds to flying over the countryside.

Surrealist Rob Gonsalves, Canadian artist. My favourite is the one with the children going from their beds to flying over the countryside.

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Guitar Reflection Optical Illusion - http://www.moillusions.com/guitar-reflection-optical-illusion/

Guitar Reflection Optical Illusion - http://www.moillusions.com/guitar-reflection-optical-illusion/

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