Blind artist James Newton uses sock monkeys to recreate famous artworks, pop culture icons – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Blind Tasmanian artist James Newton has recreated some of the worlds famous artworks and pop culture icons using sock monkeys.The creations showing at Launcestons Queen Victoria Art Gallery include some of the worlds most famous artworks as they have never been seen before.From the Mona Lisa to Salvador Dalis Stillness of Time, the great masterpieces have been remade, socking it to the theory that craft and high art are worlds apart.

via Blind artist James Newton uses sock monkeys to recreate famous artworks, pop culture icons – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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