Hard to believe that these are drawn on a FLAT sidewalk
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Edgar Mueller Super Artist
Great Crevase Edgar Mueller. Hard work: Together with up to
Mueller painted all day long from sunrise to sunset.
The picture appeared on the East Pier in Dun Laoghaire , Ireland
as part of the town's Festival of World Cultures.
He spent five days, working 12 hours a day, to create the 250
image of the crevasse, which, viewed from the correct angle,
appears to be 3D.
He then persuaded passers-by to complete the illusion by
gaping hole was real.
'I wanted to play with positives and negatives to encourage
people to think twice
about everything they see,' he said. 'It was a very
scary scene, but when people
saw it they had great fun playing on it and pretending to fall
into the earth.
'I like to think that later, when they returned home, they might
reflect more on
what a frightening scenario it was and say, "Wow, that was
actually pretty scary."
Mueller, who has previously painted a giant waterfall in Canada,
said he was
Inspired by the British 'Pavement Picasso' Julian Beever, whose
More gentle 3D street images have been featured in the Daily
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