These beautiful recreations of the Mona Lisa were crafted using different kinds of seashells. What a creative rendition of the classic painting. I love the use of different mediums to make something new.
About the Mona Lisa Seashells Mosaic
This ingenious work is done by Ken Knowlton, who specializes in seashell art. Ken’s fervor, dedication and skill shine through his mosaics.
About the Author
Ken Knowlton is a computer graphics pioneer and mosaic portraitist. Ken Knowlton says that he’s “been there, done that”: he has been a farmhand, student, teacher, adviser, speaker, reader, mathematician, physicist, computer scientist, chimes player, mountain climber, researcher, inventor, author, artist, critic, son, sibling, father, husband, grandfather, peace and civil rights activist, agnostic, retiree, liberal, cynic and realistic pessimist. He is a well-rounded person!
Ken retired from scientific and technical agitation, and is trying to spend the final quarter of his life peacefully doing work such as writing essays and memoirs and using his own computer-assisted methods for planning his artwork, most of which are mosaic portraits.
Thank you very much Ken Knowlton for allowing us to post and share your amazing Mona Lisa seashells mosaics. If you wish to know more about his fascinating mosaics, you can go and visit his website.