Gallery: Vik Muniz Transforms Gold Scrap Metal into Oversize Animal Col...

In one piece, the artist renders a golden sea horse from metal bits and sheets. The viewer at first associates the sea horse with the tiny and delicate size of the animal in life. But upon closer inspection, we see the coral reef that the sea horse near
 
In one piece, the artist renders a golden sea horse from metal bits and sheets. The viewer at first associates the sea horse with the tiny and delicate size of the animal in life. But upon closer inspection, we see the coral reef that the sea horse floats near is actually made up of old car doors- totally throwing the sense of perspective for a loop!

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