Derby #261 (The Internet Through Art History): Honorable Mentions

by Randall Cleveland

We asked artists across the internet to detail the expanse of online culture in styles reminiscent of famous works of art. And they did just that. Here are the Honorable Mentions!

cretaceous thinker

cretaceous thinker

by rasabi

He's not nearly as intimidating when you realize he's the size of a large chicken.

 
Son of Lolcat

Son of Lolcat

by darthapo

If I was an art thief I'd hire a bunch of accomplices to dress in bowler hats and suits and carry briefcases full of this shirt.

 
56K

56K

by omarfeliciano

But was there anything so soothing as the sound of your modem connecting?

 
Dial Up

Dial Up

by kevlar51

Faster than a locomotive listening several wheels!

 
CvaeNyan

CvaeNyan

by thevikingartist

They didn't have spell check in those days.

 
Heiresgryphics

Heiresgryphics

by ste7enl

The prophet can haz.

 
Relay

Relay

by radiomode

Nothin' sells like a swoop on the left side!

 
The Creation of Nerd

The Creation of Nerd

by harzack

And he saw that it was kind of nerdy.

 
bitmap rise

bitmap rise

by kharmazero

But can you do it in MSPaint?

 
Across the Starry Night: A study in nude

Across the Starry Night: A study in nude

by ramyb

Out of roughly 5 million variations of "Starry Night," this was one of them.

 

You'll see these designs again when the next Double-Take rolls around. Until then, check out the current Derby and vote for your faves! Remember, only YOU can decide First Place!