Alex Chinneck’s melting house optical illusion

Alex Chinneck's melting house optical illusion
Okay, I lied. This house is not an illusion – it actually exists.

Artist Alex Chinneck decided to change the facade of an abandoned building in Margate, England into something a little more memorable.

He said that many people are intimidated by art galleries, so he wanted to create a public artwork that was a humorous illusion that was accessible to anyone.

Alex Chinneck's melting house optical illusion
Spectators seem to like it.
I wonder what the neighbors think.
(Click to enlarge)

Alex Chinneck's melting house optical illusion
The best part is that the house is constructed out of 
actual building materials, curved to make them melt.
I especially like the satellite dish – because even 
people in sliding houses need their telly.

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