Tabloid Art History is the one Twitter account you need to follow today
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A Twitter account titled Tabloid Art History (@TabloidArtHist) is gaining attention for its amusing posts that place celebrity photos next to pieces of art that they resemble.
Beyoncé performs at the 2017 Grammy Awards // Statue of the Weeping Madonna pic.twitter.com/VMePGGWlRC— TabloidArtHistory (@TabloidArtHist) February 13, 2017
The account's bio reads, "Because for every pic of Lindsay Lohan falling, there's a Bernini sculpture begging to be referenced."
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West sit in a carriage in the grounds of Versailles // 'The Shipwrecking of Agrippina' by Gustav Wertheimer, c. 1880s pic.twitter.com/aVuu8ua3KD— TabloidArtHistory (@TabloidArtHist) July 22, 2017
The range of celebrity subjects includes Beyonce, the Kardashians, Love Island contestants, as well as many others.
'Man on a Bench' by Horace Pippin, 1946 // ASAP Rocky sits outside, LA, c.2015-16 pic.twitter.com/NTDMg7DCQ6— TabloidArtHistory (@TabloidArtHist) July 17, 2017
Rihanna riding side saddle on a jet ski, Barbados, c.2011 // Charles Emile Carlos-Duran, 'Madamoiselle in Riding Costume', c.1873 pic.twitter.com/paM6QaSwFL— TabloidArtHistory (@TabloidArtHist) July 10, 2017
Britney Spears at a Del Taco drivethru, 2007 // 'David with the head of Goliath' by Caravaggio, c. 1607 pic.twitter.com/DpuYpVMkc9
— TabloidArtHistory (@TabloidArtHist) July 8, 2017
The account currently has over 15,000 followers.via GIPHY