Classic Paintings Recreated by Auto-Mechanics in Their Garage!


We’ve featured some great remakes of classic paintings in the past (see here), but never before have we seen it from some car mechanics!

That’s what Freddy Fabris did to get a unique twist on the works of Renaissance painters. The mechanics, clad in overalls and tools in hand, posed in an auto-shop. The results are brilliant and instantly recognizable.

“For many years I wanted to pay homage the great Renaissance masters,” Fabris wrote on Huffington Post.“Translating painting into photography was a challenge I looked forward to. I wanted to respect the look and feel of theoriginals, but needed to come up with a conceptual twist that would create a new layer to the original. To take them out of their original context, yet maintain their essence.”

[ABOVE: The Creation of Adam by Michelangelo]

The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci:


The Anatomy Lesson by Rembrandt:


A series of Rembrandt-inspired portraits:


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(via Huffington Post)

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