Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock since New Year’s Eve – which would be fairly understandable – you’ll have seen that photo from Manchester.
You know the one, it was taken by photographer Joel Goodman outside the Printworks and looks like a beautiful piece of renaissance art.
It’s since sent the internet in to meltdown with its perfect composition. The guy on the floor with his beer intact is a personal highlight, and it seems the people of Twitter would agree.
The floor-bound hero and his surroundings have been re-imagined as several actual works of art:
— The Wolf of Whatever (@mjlovatt_LFC) January 1, 2016
— Eric Nelson (@Oogabooga) January 1, 2016
— The Deep Forger (@DeepForger) January 1, 2016
— Groen Maar Niet Gek (@GroenMNG) January 1, 2016
— Dave Haslam (@Mr_Dave_Haslam) January 1, 2016
— Ben Darlow (@kapowaz) January 1, 2016
— Roland Hughes (@hughesroland) January 1, 2016Advertisement
"Paint me like one of your Manc pissheads." h/t @comdox pic.twitter.com/mVoQaG8yDe
— Roland Hughes (@hughesroland) January 1, 2016
And this one, while not strictly a classic painting, is a work of art in itself:
— NOTLR (@NOTLR) January 2, 2016