Another week, another “challenge” taking social media by storm. Thankfully, this latest fad doesn’t have anyone choking down spoonfuls of cinnamon or trying to drive blindfolded.
In the How Did Aging Hit You Challenge, you post a picture of your younger self alongside one of you in 2019 to see how, y’know, aging has changed you. Instead of posting pictures of ourselves, though, we wondered how aging has hit the museum world, from historical figures to works of art.
Time makes surreal self-portraits of us all.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Sometimes bigger really is better.
We see you’ve maintained your taste in fancy neckwear.
The Garden of Earthly Delights
Looks like this garden has….grown wild. Heyo!
This one’s a thinker. We’ll give you a minute. (Hint: The thing on the right’s a very specific reliquary.)
The Persistence of Memory
The times they are a-changin’.
Who knew Ancient Egypt could take such nice pictures?
Sue the T-Rex
Honestly, Sue? You look better than ever.