GIF is no longer just a medium for celebrating the stupidity of humanity or memes through the millions of hilarious of GIF animations roaming the web. Instead, many artists are using the format as a means to create animated, looped artworks. These series of GIF art are the creations of the the artist Patakk. There’s no real explanation about the these pieces, but the works are truly mesmerizing! Check out his Tumblr blog for more of his stunning GIF art!
There are not many artists out there that use GIF as a medium to express themselves artistically. However, Matthew DiVitto shows that his design in combination with the magic of GIF loops gives his art a completely new dynamic to it. It takes him around 1 to 4 hours to create a piece depending on the complexity. More of his work can be found on his Tumblr blog and check out this interview he did for the Creative Review while you’re at it!