This Guy's Ugly Lego Creations Make Beautiful Shadow Art

With the lights on, John V. Muntean’s Lego creations look like something a five-year-old would build. “Look, mommy, it’s a horse!” But turn the lights off, shine a spotlight on these creations, and suddenly their real raison d’être is revealed; intricate shadow designs that change as each mass of Lego bricks is turned.


This one features three different designs in one: a knight, a pirate ship, and a mermaid, but Muntean has created other Lego shadow art masterpieces before.

[YouTube via Geekologie]

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I have to commend his multi-dimensional mind for being able to even come up with that. It boggles my very straightforward, not very artsy brain to even imagine creating something like that.