What is it? Quest-ce-que cest?
In art, trompe l'oeil is defined
as a 'still life deception', a painting able to make the viewer believe
that an object actually exists in 3D space, in relief. It also means
illusion, a deceptive appearance, eye-wash or camouflage, in short 'Fool
A series of projects, mostly for interiors with trompe
l'oeil windows as the main focus, often incorporated within faux-finish
walls and surrounded by other decorative elements.
Another series of windows, doors or facades with windows
incorporating architectural elements. This series of project is more eclectic
in style, many project featured here are for outdoor facades.
Examples of ornamental elements, faux bas-relief,
trompe l'oeil sculptures, as well as an indoor mural incorporating objects
The Rose & Crown, a Trompe l'Oeil Facade
Storefront for an English pub on Emerson Street in
Palo Alto, Ca. The client was faced with a plain facade and a side entry.
Now the trompe l'oeil mural has given it visibility.