These 3D illusions made from just pencil and paper will confuse your senses

2018-12-01 21:06

The brainteasers seem to leap off the page, proving once again that you can't always believe what you see.

This artist creates trippy 3D illusions on sidewalks that will make you question reality

2018-11-17 21:14

Kurt Wenner was a pioneer of 3D pavement art in the '80s.

WATCH: Sleeping beauty: Art rescues Lebanese buildings

2018-11-02 18:55

A battle-scarred Lebanese hotel - an icon during the country's golden age - has been brought back to life by a British artist.

WATCH: This young Khayelitsha artist used drawing to escape drugs and alcohol abuse

Luvo Khehla, a second-year graphics design student at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, says art helped him escape a life of drug and alcohol abuse.

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WATCH: Facepainter creates horrifying makeovers

2018-10-12 09:09

Matteo Arfanotti is one of the best horror facepaint artist in the world.

Banksy artwork shreds itself after selling for R20m at auction

2018-10-07 10:30

British street artist Banksy has pulled off his latest prank, self-destructing one of his most iconic artworks moments after it fetched more than a million pounds (about R20m) at auction in London.


2018-10-03 15:00

ART is a natural and beautiful activity that children engage in just for the joy of being creative.

PICS: Capetonian creates breathtaking artwork using ballpoint pen

2018-08-23 15:52

Self-taught artist Themba Mkhangeli makes breathtaking artworks using the most common instrument - the ballpoint pen.

WATCH: Eerie skeletal 'beests' walk the shoreline

2018-08-06 19:17

Theo Jansen creates 'strandbeests', beach animals that move using the power of the wind, making a signature sound.


PIC: 'Picasso' found under tree in Romania appears to be hoax

2018-11-19 14:15

A Romanian who thought she had found a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen from a museum in the Netherlands six years ago seems to have been the victim of a prank.

Artist turns tin cans into geometric masterpieces – using just his fingers!

2018-11-16 16:47

This talented artist creates incredible geometric patterns on aluminium tins using nothing but his hands.

Can Artificial Intelligence create art?

2018-11-03 13:46

An artwork created by an algorithm has sold for $432 500 at an auction. Does that mean AI is now creative?

WATCH: Banksy reveals shredding stunt didn't go to plan

2018-10-19 13:28

After the Sotheby's auction in which Banksy's artwork was shredded seconds after the sale, the artist released a video explaining how it didn't quite go to plan.

There's one red flag you should watch out for before getting a tattoo, according to Johnny Depp's tattoo artist

2018-10-12 09:23

First check out the parlour's bathroom, says inking guru Mark Mahoney, who's favoured by the likes of David Beckham.

Nissan’s coolest city car gets a radical makeover by an international artist

2018-10-08 08:36

Nissan has teamed up with a world-renowned street artist to transform the all-new Micra, which is engineered for the streets, into a striking example of modern art from October 7-13, 2018 in Johannesburg.

Banksy booby-trapped a R20 million painting to self-destruct in this bizarre auction prank

2018-10-06 10:03

The famous street artist sold the 'girl with balloon' painting for over £1 million before it self-destructed due to a hidden device inside the frame.

WATCH: Inside the wonderful world of miniatures

2018-08-27 21:58

Meet one of only three remaining professional miniature makers in Europe.

This illustrator's art has been called 'racist' - why that's completely unfair

2018-08-20 16:25

She has a huge following on Instagram and among black women, in particular, outside her home country. But the French see her work as problematic.

Watch: Europe's first underwater contemporary art museum features 300 life-size human figures

2018-07-29 11:02

The Museo Atlantico is the first submarine museum in Europe, situated off the coast of Spain.

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