Trompe l’oeil: The Art of Illusion

 

ITALY-10356

Cinecitta, Italy

We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion.
The great task in life is to find reality.
– Iris Murdoch

FRANCE-10303

Bordeaux, France

BURMA-11001

Myanmar / Burma

There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

ARCTIC-10010NF7

Arctic

INDIA-11978NF7

Ladakh, India

I’m obsessed with trompe l’oeil –
the idea of something that is existing and
is not existing.
– Alessandro Michele

BIO-11134

Rome, Italy

 

CHILE-10005

Santiago, Chile

 

TIBET-11255

Lhasa, Tibet

 

RUSSIA-10152

Moscow, Russia

Is not this whole world an illusion?
– Angela Carter

USA_MEX-10024

USA / Mexico Border 

 

USA-11529NF

Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA

 

GERMANY-10056

Berlin, Germany

 

ITALY-10287NF2

Perugia, Italy

What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story.
And the greatest good is little enough; for all life is a dream,
and dreams themselves are only dreams.
– Pedro Calderon de la Barca

INDIA-11401

Illusionist/ Entertainer in Rajasthan, India

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