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Manfred Stader is a street artist who
specializes in the popular 3D street art.
3D street art, also called anamorphic
art or one-point perspective art is a very old technique
which enables the artist to create a fantastic illusion of
plasticity when you view their paintings from a specific
angle. It is
very entertaining both for the passers-by, who can pose with
the painting in quite creative ways and make pictures, and
for users of the internet, where pictures of 3D street art
enjoy quite a popularity.
Street painters, performance artists
who create their works of art directly onto the pavement in
front of curious on-lookers, have a long tradition and have
been called many names through the centuries. In 16th
century Italy, they were called
because they very often portrayed the madonna. Today, street
artists can win a prestigious title Master Madonnaro, just
like Manfred Stader did already in 1985.
He creates stunning and fun paintings
that turn people’s heads for company presentations, fairs,
institutions, art festivals and many other occasions – and
invite people’s creativity in turn, having them interact
with his optic illusions.
There is quite a bit of geometry behind the illusions; if
you look at some of the pictures in the gallery, you will
see how different the paintings look from any other than the