Keng Lye, the master of optical illusion

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Everyday, we discover many exceptionnal food artists who amaze us with the poetry and imagination in their awesome works. Today we found you a food art’s wizzard who will not leave you insensitive … Welcome to Keng Lye’s world !

Keng Lye, born in Singapore, is an unique artist in it’s kind ! His creativity gives him admiration of everyone and now you gonna understand the reasons … Hold on tight, you may fall from your chair !

Mystery is floating

Just below, you can find a small galerie with Keng Lye’s works . Navigate using right and left arrows.

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But all of that that is just an illusion : acrylic paint with a lot of resin and that’s it. Isn’t it incredible? The result is impressive of realism and details give us a perfect illution. We literally gasped out …

More impressive, this octopus incredibly realistic but not only …

The octopus returns to life

Keng Lye has incorporated a 3D’s element in the middle of resin paint for the head which emerges from the water to better scan its prey! Hallucinating of realism, this octopus leaves us speecheless!

A last one with this turtle true-to-life !


To conclude, a video intoducing the 3D work of this exceptional artist

Some people carve the food into real works of art, others paint plates and make them real … Acrylic paint and many transparent resin’s layers make Keng Lye’s works absolutely spectacular!

We are stunned about the precision brought by Keng Lye and we are impatient to see more.

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