Literally Balling: When Basketball Meets Art

For a lot of people basketball is their religion. If you are one of those fanatics who worships the game, then these stained glass basketball backboards might be right up your alley. Like stained glass windows that depict religious icons in churches and cathedrals, artist Victor Solomon places breathtaking and beautiful stained glass windows in place of basketball backboards in his series cleverly titled Literally Balling. These are not likely to be used at any court that you’ve ever seen, as they are likely to shatter into a thousand pieces. Each piece is ornamented in luxurious materials and gems, including the basketball goal’s net and rim. Check out some of our favourites below.

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