whiteboard drawings of iconic art by bill taylor whiteboard drawings of iconic art by bill taylor
feb 01, 2012

whiteboard drawings of iconic art by bill taylor

roy lichtenstein, ‘in the car’, 1963, magna on canvas, 172 x 203.5 © estate of roy lichtenstein all the works at left are bill taylor’s recreations, with the original artwork at right

following our coverage of cool reproductions of fine art pieces (see designboom’s article on barbie recreations of art classics),  we go to bill taylor of durham, north carolina, USA. the data manager brightens up his office environment by executing iconic works of art in marker on a basic whiteboard. he challenges himself by emulating masterpieces across all genres, from pop art to impressionism, expressing the versatility of his simple medium.

see more of taylor’s work here.

katsushika hokusai, ‘the great wave off kanagawa, 1829-32, color woodcut, 25.7 x 37.8 cm

alphonse mucha, ‘amants’, 1895, color lithograph

vincent van gogh, ‘the starry night’, 1889, oil on canvas, 73.7 x 92.1 cm, the museum of modern art

pablo picasso, ‘guernica’, 1937, oil on canvas, 349 x 776 cm, museo reina sofia, madrid

claude monet, ‘la promenade’, 1875, oil on canvas 100 x 81 cm, national gallery of art, washington D.C., USA

edward hopper, ‘nighthawks’, 1942, oil on canvas, 84.1 x 152.4 cm, the art institute of chicago

via telegraph

  • danggg! That fellow coulda been a xerox copier if he’d been born 50 years earlier. I must admit, I was a bit disappointed that he hasn’t done the Mona Lisa yet, but his current portfolio is quite stunning. give him some colored markers and let see Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe.

    harry anslinger says:

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