Artist from Russia took the second place in the competition of 3D paintings on asphalt in Dubai
DUBAI, March 4 — RIA Novosti. Russian artist Danila Shmelev took second place at the competition in the field of 3D art on the pavement of Dubai Canvas-2017 in Dubai.
First place was awarded to the Italian artist Tony Kubikino. On the third line is a Danish artist Leon keer.
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The total prize Fund was $ 2.3 million dirhams (about 600 thousand dollars)
The competition was attended by 25 artists from around the world, and the jury assessed the creativity of the works, technique, composition, design and original interpretation of the theme.
This is the first of its kind award in the field of this art form that has become popular in recent years.
Drawings that are created on the pavement or walls of buildings, using geometry to create a 3D illusion (such as falling, or appearing from under the ground objects), which can be seen at a certain angle. Thus the viewer can become part of the three-dimensional paintings.
The Dubai Canvas festival first took place in Dubai last year but only this year has established a monetary award. In addition, this time the festival was attended by the ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum.