A video of a trompe-l'oeil painting. The right side of the video image shows a view of a room; the left shows a blank canvas blocking the view of the rest of the room.
Over 30 minutes, the hidden part of the room is painted in to create a complete view. Of course there¹s no way of telling how accurate the painting portion is. In order to make the perspective line up, the painting was made using a monitor display of the camera's view.

Seeing is Believing

Artist: Ellen Harvey
Production year: 2001
Duration: 00:30:00

Magnus Müller

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