Alexa Meade is a current American Artist known for painting three-dimensional objects in a way that makes them look two-dimensional when photographed.
Her artwork combines physical art with photography and performance art.
It wasn’t until Meade had an idea for an art project while obtaining her degree in political science that she became familiar with art. Her original idea was to paint shadows.
In her TED talk she shows off her most impressive work and explains her thought process in detail.
Some of her most popular and famous pieces:
Archive Timeline: https://alexameade.com/portfolio_page/archive/