22 Illusions By The World’s Best 3D Sidewalk Artists

By Obsev Editors

    You’re about to meet some of the masters of anamorphosis. That’s a fancy word for the a picture that distorted to create a 3D illusion when the viewer looks at the picture from a certain angle. It’s the secret sauce in those amazing 3D sidewalk paintings you may have seen. So let’s take a closer look (from a specific vantage point)…

    Edgar Mueller

    Edgar Mueller

    Street artist Edgar Mueller created this 3D street illusion titled “Use Your Eyes.” It took him five days to paint it during a competition of street artists that took place in Geldern, Germany, in 2008. It really raises the stakes if you’re playing “The Floor Is Lava.”