Appreciation: Mold Art

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    These are bunnies, right??
    I just learned the term "pareidolia" (imposing a meaning on shapes where there is none) in the crossword blog I read, as it was the theme of a recent puzzle.
     
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    Very nice.

    It reminds me of the work of Nils Udo, a well-known land-artist. A slightly different approach, but nature is the main component of his works.
    I visited an exhibition of his works, and that was fantastic.

    Drawing with flowers Painting with clouds Writing with water :

    Art in nature - Nils Udo
     
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    Here are two natural examples (@wcutler suggested I post something here, happy to oblige).
     

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    Few more
     

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    And final two
     

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    I've linked to Instagram user marin_mushrooms, Alison Pollack, before. She recently posted what she thinks is the fungus Coccomyces dentatus in Tillamook State Forest in Oregon .
    Instagram
    One of the comments is "definitely art".
     
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    Thanks everyone for the links and the photos !
     

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