15 Awesome Genes on Artsy

Art That Plays With Scale

Why it's awesome: This gene is more straightforward than some of the others, but it reminds us to consider illusion and the impact of scale in various genres of art. From paintings by Karl Maughan to sculptures by Shen Yuan and John Powers, this gene is varied and helps us contextualize the size of a work within its greater meaning.

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Above: Olivo Barbieri, site specific Chicago 2010 #01, 2010 (View on Artsy)

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