20 Controversial Art illustrations Exposing The Madness Of Our World

I Love it when artists use their unconventional form of expression to communicate their deeper thoughts and insights.

Below I’ve collected some brilliant art from around the internet, and shared some words and quotes about my personal interpretation.

Although some of them certainly qualify as being controversial, they all inspire deeper thought.



“The true terrorists of our world do not meet at the docks at midnight, or scream “Allahu Akbar” before some violent action. The true terrorists of our world wear 5000 dollar suits and work in the highest positions of finance, government and business.” — Peter Joseph/Artist Credit: Gunduz Agayev

Got milk?/Artist Credit: Unknown

It seems like the moment people get onto Facebook they automatically transform into judgmental assholes/Artist Credit: Unknown

A broken and damaged mind can easily hide behind a confident and deceptive tongue/Artist Credit: Unknown

Addicted…/Artist Credit: Asaf Hanuka

If you only knew where your chocolate really came from little Johnny… #childtrafficking/Artist Credit: John Holcroft

If you aren’t careful, other people’s opinions and labels will not only stick to you, they will start to drain the life out of you too/Artist Credit: Brecht Vandenbroucke

Santa’s real little Elves…/Artist Credit: Asaf Hanuka

Terrorism & death can come in many forms (obesity, heart disease, diabetes) and sometimes hides behind a smiling face…/Artist Credit: Gunduz Agayev

“Only when the last tree has been cut down, the last fish been caught, and the last stream poisoned, will we realize we cannot eat money.” — Reputed Native Prophecy/Artist Credit: Unknown

After Snow White ate the poison apple, from the evil witch, she fell asleep and became unconscious… think about that/Artist Credit: Cinismo Ilustrado

The modern day slave/Artist Credit: Gunduz Agayev

“… How do we consume as much of your time and conscious attention as possible?” — Former Facebook president explaining how Facebook was designed (Source)/Artist Credit: Makkah Newspaper


“We were all humans until race disconnected us, religion separated us, politics divided us and wealth classified us.” — Unknown/Artist Credit: Brecht Vandenbroucke


Perspective/Artist Credit: Vin Paneccasio

More perspective…/Artist Credit: Vin Paneccasio

Sometimes a mother has to be a father, and sometimes a father has to be a mother. #singleparents/Artist Credit: Igor Morski

No little girl grows up wanting to do porn, or become a prostitute, but the need and want for money can easily compromise morals or even lead to sex trafficking./Artist Credit: Luis Quiles


Internet trolls and haters will crucify you if you let them/Artist Credit: Fahd Al – Bahadi

Mindless zombies that eat flesh and kill the innocent… What we call a horror film, is what animal’s call reality/Artist Credit: Gunduz Agayev


If you know of other artists worth sharing, or if you know who the artists for the images listed as “unknown” are, please comment below.

Written by Gavin Nascimento, Founder of aNewKindOfHuman.com

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