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April 3, 2007

Julian Beever, master of pavement chalk art illusion

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Reader Ed Berger sent these

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to me this morning.

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It's truly jaw-dropping,

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to realize that they are in fact

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2-D chalk renderings on pavement.

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Here's a website

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devoted to the work of Beever.

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Here's a link

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to a YouTube video

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of him at work.

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More?

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Okay โ€” here's a time-lapse video

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of the master creating.

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dude sick work!!!

Posted by: blablalala | Sep 6, 2009 2:08:51 PM

Hey Julian,
I hope you read this. You are truly talented and gifted. Your artwork is truly amazing. Please keep delighting us with your rare and unique gift of art.

Posted by: Monica C | Apr 1, 2009 2:37:33 PM

Class 8HHA reckon these are pretty boom (that's good by the way!) Keep up the good work.

Posted by: | Jul 9, 2008 5:55:27 AM

WOW, this guy is an amazing artist!!

Posted by: | May 20, 2008 8:12:30 AM

ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh that coke bottle is still freaking me out eh but it so 3D ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh ah ha haaha ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

Posted by: | May 10, 2008 5:56:49 PM

dude, u are awesome. im in a geo clas right now as a freshman and i really like the make poverty history one. really hits home man. hey e mail me back bah. i first saw yer stuff when my teacher showed me an e mail of ur drawings. i was hooked. keep it up ur hot man

Posted by: Fletcher | Apr 21, 2008 11:05:03 PM

WOW AWESOME COOL DUDE

Posted by: | Sep 27, 2007 6:19:37 AM

awsome shit
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Posted by: ryan | Sep 24, 2007 8:18:03 AM

THESE ARE SO COOL DUDE! THEYRE SO LIKE LIFE LIKE AND WHATNOT! LIKE SERIOUSLY WHAT THE CRAP DUDE THEY ARE SO LIKE REAL!

Posted by: murry | May 11, 2007 7:33:17 PM

to the person who dismissed these as photoshop tricks.... check it out http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_Beever

Posted by: katedugas | Apr 24, 2007 6:33:23 PM

Thanks for the viewing! I am struggling with an appropriate message or thought to leave with you, who have given me such a glad heart! You are wonderfully generous! Don't go away! Pami Fat Face

Posted by: Pam Dixon | Apr 24, 2007 11:00:03 AM

These ARE real, that world one for example covers 40 feet, only can be veiwed properly from 1 angle.

Posted by: Vyse | Apr 16, 2007 10:55:35 AM

I don't really think these are real. They're only PC/PhotoShop tricks, lol.

Posted by: Sil | Apr 15, 2007 11:05:00 PM

COOL!

Posted by: | Apr 11, 2007 12:09:57 PM

Awsome

Posted by: me | Apr 8, 2007 11:35:27 PM

Some of the neatest shit I've ever seen. Wish I could see them in person.

Posted by: Justin | Apr 7, 2007 12:22:19 PM

Perfect

Posted by: | Apr 7, 2007 5:43:40 AM

This guy has "perspective perfect pitch"...and a fine sense of humor. ;-)

Posted by: Stephen Bove | Apr 6, 2007 4:35:15 PM

This is crazy shit, awesome work tho

Posted by: Danny | Apr 5, 2007 8:09:55 PM

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