This interior design optical illusion is truly off the wall

Optical illusion
(Image credit: Georges Rousse)

Another day, another optical illusion. With the sheer amount of the things we've seen go wild online over the last few months, the articles practically write themselves these days. But every now and then we see something truly mind-boggling – and this paint-based illusion is exactly that.

Currently going wild on Reddit what looks like an image of an abandoned monochrome warehouse, with a splash of colour digitally overlaid in the middle. But it turns out there's no Photoshop trickery going on here – that square of colour is really there. Like all the best optical illusions, I can't quite accept that it's real.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.