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25 hilarious memes that turn classical art into comical masterpieces to get us through the week

Witness how adding a bit of text to classical works of art can give way to absolutely hilarious results.

25 hilarious memes that turn classical art into comical masterpieces to get us through the week
Image Source: Reddit | u/tokyono

A small piece of text can really change the meaning of something. This has become very common practice with memes on the internet and other image as well. However, what makes things really interesting is when one adds text to classical art. Such pieces of art usually contain a timeless quality and have messages conveyed through symbolism, composition and artistic technique. Introducing a small piece of text on such works of art can result in a hilarious twist that completely disrupts what the piece originally intended to convey.

Image Source: Reddit | u/trippingthroughtime
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

This completely opens up different ways for the painting to be interpreted by onlookers. The popular subreddit r/trippingthroughtime contains many posts where people have creatively put up text on popular classic artworks that are funny. Seeing the sheer number of side-splitting posts, it becomes evident that there is a whole new world of memes to be unearthed with classical works of art. Here are 25 of the best memes that the page has to offer.

1. Big realizations 

Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchocc
Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchovv

2. The reality of a New Year

Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

3. Problems with President Trump 

Image Source: Reddit | u/Modena89
Image Source: Reddit | u/Modena89

4. A true surprise

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

5. Honest fashion advice

Image Source: Reddit | u/xyzerb
Image Source: Reddit | u/xyzerb

6. Being stood up 

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

7. No need to worry dear

Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

8. Things that brothers do

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

9. Math to get dinner

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

10. Not being served on time

Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

11. Failed photoshop 

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

12. Consequences of a bad haircut

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

13. Shady Santa

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

14. One-sided love

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

15. Unnecessary guessing games

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

16. Praying in hell 

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

17. Family portrait 

Image Source: Reddit | u/badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

18. Saving up on Christmas presents

Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

19. Problem overload

Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab
Image Source: Reddit | u/-badly_packed_kebab

20. Selfish Christmas shopping

Image Source: Reddit | u/mistermajik2000
Image Source: Reddit | u/mistermajik2000

21. True love

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

22. Meeting the in-laws

Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchovv
Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchovv

23. A visit to the vet

Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono
Image Source: Reddit | u/Tokyono

24. Roaming the desert

Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchovv
Image Source: Reddit | u/ivanchovv

25. Long lost friends

Image Source: Reddit | u/Clorst_Glornk
Image Source: Reddit | u/Clorst_Glornk

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