Classic sculptures wearing modern clothing


I couldn’t help but be turned on by these images we saw of classic sculptures dressed in modern clothing. Check out more here.

The dressed-up art are the brain children of Paris-based art director Alexis Persani and French photographer Léo Caillard. About the work:

First, Caillard photographed the statues and his friends in similar poses, then Persani used Photoshop to digitally dress the sculptures. By contrasting contemporary and classic culture, the creative duo wanted to show that society has undergone a big change and continues changing.

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