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office humor: recreating classic paintings

The Old Guitarist by Pablo Picasso, 1903. Image: @foolsdoart on Instagram

The Old Guitarist by Pablo Picasso, 1903. Image: @foolsdoart on Instagram

We’re really glad some people have too much time on their hands. It’s entertaining.

Mashable featured a hilarious look at Squarespace coworkers Francesco Fragomeni and Chris Limbrick’s attempt at recreating some well-known masterpieces. First up was “The Creation of Adam,” by Michelangelo.creation of adam

The article states, “After seeing their version together with an image of the original work of art, the two decided to get serious and challenged themselves to other classic works of art. The images were recreated using props they found around their office, then posted to Instagram.

The project, Fools Do Art, has since become significantly more elaborate. Coworkers have joined in and they’re receiving submissions from all over the world.”

If you have a couple of spare moments, we challenge you to join in the fun! What masterpiece can you recreate in your office setting?

Check out more recreations and read the full article here: http://mashable.com/2014/12/15/classic-art-recreations/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-main-link\\.

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