Modern art isn't always just a paint-splattered canvas. Here's 8 times modern art went above and beyond our expectations:

1. This pixelatted church mosaic.

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2. A giant clothespin for a giant grass mound.

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3. Tumbleweed on a treadmill.

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4. The creation of modern man.

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5. USA! USA!

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6. This stairway to heaven.

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7. This giant, cartoonish sculpture of a tissue.

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8. And a lot of modern art summed up nicely.

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