13 Photos of the World’s Only Underwater Art Gallery

The Sinking World is an underwater gallery set in the sunken ship USNS General Hoyt S.Vandenberg, off the coast of Fort Myers, Florida. The ghostly gallery is only reachable if you know how to scuba dive.

For those of you who aren’t decked out in your scuba equipment, here’s a sneak peek at the novel gallery of photography.

Strike a pose

Strike a pose

The same image, four months later.

Artist Andreas Franke says that “the sea life had created new images. It’s very cool, they almost look like Polaroids.”

The same image, four months later.

Packing a punch

Packing a punch

Four months later

Four months later

Taking a break

Taking a break

Four months later

Four months later

Museum visitors

Museum visitors

Peering into the gallery

Peering into the gallery

Laundry day

Laundry day

Balancing act

Balancing act

What a creepy display

What a creepy display

Playing underwater

Playing underwater

In line at the cinema

In line at the cinema