Two Guys Get Headlines for Recreating Art Masterpieces on Instagram

  • December 21, 2014 17:52

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Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring, 1665, remade by FoolsDoArt on Instagram.

Two employees at Squarespace, the website template company, have generated buzz with their "flawless" art re-creations on Instagram. The pair enacts famous paintings and puts photographs of the results on FoolsDoArt.

“This whole thing really just started with us goofing around,” co-workers Francesco Fragomeni and Chris Limbrick wrote in an e-mail to The Washington Post on Thursday.

The art re-creators use only props found around the office, and editing tools on their phones. They noted to the Post, “Our bosses are also really supportive of what we’re doing. It’s definitely part of the fuel that keeps this going.”

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