Edgar Müller

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Shark street art created by Edgar Müller in Hong Kong

Edgar Müller (born 1968, Mülheim, Ruhr, Germany, often transliterated Mueller) is considered by at least one author to be "one of the world's top 3-D illusionist street painters",[1] "one of the best known street painters in the world thanks to his YouTube videos",[2] and has been featured as "Maestro Madonnaro" at the Sarasota Chalk Festival.[3]

At the Sarasota Chalk Festival, the featured artist Müller, created a 3-D street painting that made history as well. For the first time in history a street painting was designed to metamorphose, the image changing from day to night from a giant into a fetus in the uterus, through the use of photoluminescent paints. It measured 100’ x 40’.[4]

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  1. ^ Sarasota Chalk Festival (October 12, 2010). "Around World Downtown Sarasota". Earth Times. Archived from the original on July 29, 2012. Retrieved December 8, 2010.
  2. ^ Walter, Nick (October 27, 2010). "Ground-breaking Street Painting". Archived from the original on June 14, 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-17.. Pelican Press, JCPGroup, Features.
  3. ^ Observer Staff (October 29, 2010). "Weekend Best Bet: Sarasota Chalk Festival". Your Observer.Com. The Observer Group. Retrieved December 7, 2010.
  4. ^ 20centuryfoxtrailers. "Guinness World Record Pavement Art time lapse & interview". youtube.com. Archived from the original on December 7, 2013. Retrieved December 17, 2010.

Further reading[edit]

  • Menkhoff, Inga (2007). Optical Illusions: Amazing Deceptive Images, Where Seeing Is Believing, p. 13 and 30. ISBN 978-1-4054-9571-4.
  • Inc. Scholastic (2011). Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Ripley's Curioddities, p. 116. ISBN 978-0-545-31654-5.

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