Chun-Li from Street Fighter
Khairullah Rahim, an artist in Singapore, shows rhinoceroses, dinosaurs, elephants, and other enormous animals engaging in unusual activities. In an interview for Moda, he describes these as his "everyday animals" that occupied his mind when he was a child.
Rahim's depiction of rhinos as superheroes and villains are particularly striking. Continue reading to view more.
Iron Man, Chun-Li, Wolverine, and Morrigan
A zord from The Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers
Rahim also paints images of other animals in surreal worlds. His "My One Is Better Series" is particularly striking. It shows fish armed for battle, often as airships or as paratrooper delivery vehicles.