Hiding in the City no. 104 Mobile Phone, 2012 Liu Bolin is a Chinese artist born in the Shandong province who has created a name for himself by hiding himself in plain sight within his photographs. How does he do it? Assistants carefully paint Bolin on the spot to match him exactly with his surroundings at exactly the right angle to be photographed. Liu Bolin has been getting increased global attention, with work shown in the United States, Paris and more. See how long it takes you to spot the artist in the photos below: Hiding in the City no. 106 Sleeping Lion, 2012 Liu Bolin 9 Hiding in the City no. 71, Forklifts Hiding in the City no. 96 Supermarket III 2010 Hiding in the City no. 88 Sawmill, 2010 Hiding in the City no. 100 Chinese Bookshelf, 2012 Hiding in the City no. 101 Panda, 2012   Hiding in the City no. 102 Green Food, 2012 BONUS 1: Bolin also created the art for Bon Jovi's new album What About Now: bon-jovi-what-about-now-album-cover BONUS 2: Watch Liu Bolin disappear in this time-lapse video: BONUS 3: Watch Liu Bolin talk about the art of "hiding in plain sight" in this TED talks video: