Extraordinary Mirror Illusions by Jonty Hurwitz

Copper Hand by Jonty Hurwitz
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With an engineering degree under his belt, Jonty Hurwitz has learnt how to combine his two passions: science and art. Each one of his mirror anamorphoses “is a study on the physics of how we perceive space, and is the stroke of over 1 billion calculations and algorithms.” [1] Hurwitz makes an abstract object and projects it onto a mirror so that we can visually recognize it; in reality, that defined object doesn’t physically exist.

Close-up of copper hand by Jonty Hurwitz Copper Hand. Anamorphic Art by Jonty Hurwitz
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Anamorphic Head by Jonty Hurwitz Anamorphic Frog by Jonty Hurwitz
1. "The Art of Jonty Hurwitz." Facebook.com. Retrieved on February 4th, 2013.

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