These eye-popping patterns are created by lots and lots of people

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Monday 5 January 2015

From far away they look like colourful patterns of red, white, black, blue, and green. But get a little closer and you’ll be blown away-these patterns are made from crowds of people. Created by artist Zhang Bojun, this project took almost seven years to complete.

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Drawings of Crowds: series by Jess Worby

Chi Birmingham Reader Find

By Chi Birmingham in New Illustration on Thursday 5 April 2012

In his comics and illustrations Jess Worby draws connections between the small moments of absurdity in everyday life and the potential they hold for deeper meaning. In his Crowds drawings, soldiers and businessmen fill the space up to the horizon and give in to anarchic impulses. His comic, A Walk In the Park, plays with the conventions of a classic self discovery narrative in a way that both celebrates and makes light of that tradition.

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