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Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Hilarious Art GIFs
These animated GIFs are a great tool to dig into art history while having fun
Art Girls Jungle 13 Oct 2016

Renaissance painters and Modern Masters are probably rolling in their graves at the sight of their masterpieces being altered and parodied into humorous GIFs. Yet, these animated images can be a useful tool to help understand art history as well as the paintings’ untold stories. On the other hand, it highlights just how relevant these scenes below are today. From Magritte’s Lovers to Andy Warhol’s polaroid, check out our top selection of the most quirkiest art-themed gifs, contemporary girls can relate to.
1. If you tell a female artist the art world is a boy’s club…


Frida Kahlo, “Self Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird” (1940)
 
2. Showing off your party trick to the art crowd like…

Salvador Dali’s Mustache
 
3. When everything is a photo opp!

Andy Warhol
 
4. Blind dates be like…

René Magritte, The Lovers II (1928)
 
5. When your tune “Side by Side” by Ariana Grande comes on…

James Abott McNeill Whistler, “Harmony in Grey and Green: Miss Cicely Alexander”.
 
6. When that “out-of-the-shower” look was just too good to pass up a selfie

Leonardo Da Vinci, St. John the Baptist (1513).
 
7. When the barmaid is giving you attitude…

Edouard Manet, A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (1882)
 
8. When you’re not that much into PDAs…

Francesco Hayez, “The kiss” (1859)
 
9. When asking your significant other for distance…

Marina Abramovich, Performance Art, Bow and Arrow
 
10. When staying in on a Friday night is just what the Greek Gods ordered

https://dobresztuki.tumblr.com/post/144295123854/lets-toast-to-the-weekend

Sources: gifmovie.tumblr.com;igify.com;artingifs.tumblr.com; dobresztuki.tumblr.com; awkwardtaylorswiftdancing.tumblr.com.

This article was original published in Konbini.

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