Works of Art That Are Metal AF

Quick, think of an art gallery. Done? Chances are, you pictured a dull place where nothing exciting ever happens. Tell you what: You're wrong. Paintings and sculptures may sit silent and motionless, but pay attention and you might see the spirit of a mosh pit frozen in time.

We're pretty sure the creators of these pieces we've collected here were doing the horns sign as they worked.

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Jaume Barba's' THE KISS OF DEATH isn't your usual chubby graveyard cherub. This statue in Barcelona's Poblenou Cemetery will make you go, I want to d

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CRACKED C COM Salvador Dali's THE FACE OF WAR throws its meaning at you. You know what war is, right? It's death within death within even more damn de

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CRACKED.COM Caravaggio's MEDUSA has been beheaded but is still alive and conscious. According to legend, Perseus chopped Medusa's head off and put it

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West's DEATHONAPALE HORSE shows a totally wicked Apocalypse. The Detroit Institute of Arts calls this an awesome depiction of the end of the world.

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CRACKEDcO COM Titian's THE FLAYING OF MARSYAS portrays the gods' total lack of chill. Greek gods were mean bastards. Just ask Marsyas the satyr, who c

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CRACKED CO Luis Falero's THE VISIONOF FAUST about witches worshipping the Devil. Falero was a 19th-century chemist and engineer, but his experiments w

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CRACKED GOR Vincent van Gogh's SKULL WITH BURNING CIGARETTE isn't his sunflowers or starry nights. OI' Vinnie van G was totally down with that ponder

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CRACKEDcO Artemisia Gentileschi's JUDITH SLAYING HOLOFERNES depicts a scene from the Bible. You would've paid attention in Sunday school had they told

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CRACKEDco HANS MEMLING accidentally made sin look rad. These panels were to be used for meditation about death, Hell, and vanity. The only thing you'r

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CRACKEDcO Peter Paul Rubens' SATURN DEVOURING A SON shows mythology is sick. An old geezer eating his children SO they woudn't kick his mofo ass? Put

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Ricardo Bellver's FOUNTAIN OF THE FALLEN ANGEL honors Satan. Really. Madrid has a goddamn public monument to the guy who made goddamn a thing, showi

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CRACKED.cO COM Original painting by Velazquez FRANCIS BACON was a metal artist in the I95os. Here he took Diego Velazquez' harmless portrait of an old

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