French Artist Creates 3D Illusions To Bring Drab City Buildings To Life

French Artist Creates 3D Illusions To Bring Drab City Buildings To Life

Patrick Commecy relies on the perspective-altering "trompe l’oeil" painting technique to achieve the mesmerizing effect

Craig Davis
  • 26 july 2016

French street artist Patrick Commecy, together with his design company A-Fresco, travels throughout the country in search of drab city walls he can transform into dynamic images of everyday life through the use of ‘trompe l’oeil,’ a clever painting method that tricks the mind into creating optical illusions of realistic activity.

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