Experts used technology to create (or recreate) a new Rembrandt painting. The picture, below, was made by scanning in over 50 Rembrandt portraits, and a computer programme made up a ‘new’ Rembrandt-like face. The result was then printed on a 3D printer:

Next rembrandt

Even though it wasn’t able to capture Rembrandt’s personality fully, mysterious hints, his ingenious power of expressing a soul and its crisis, and the proportion of the neck is a little off; I still like the result. Modern technology is becoming a big ally for the Art World.

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