Posts tagged " collage "

Tyler Whitlock Brings Society Into Focus Through Oils, Acrylics and Art Prints

August 9th, 2016 Posted by Art, Featured, Paintings, Screenprints No Comment yet

Whether hypocrisy, religion, power, love, or despair, Tyler Whitlock finds a textured way to represent the narrative, and we’re so glad he does.

Lorna Simpson’s Artwork Delves Into History with Abstract Ink Portraits

December 1st, 2015 Posted by Art, Collage, Featured, Mixed Media, New York, Paintings, Photography No Comment yet

Simpson’s sparse, sepia portraits depict women with anonymity – we see only the line of a shoulder blade or the sweep of a collarbone. This universalizes their bodies but also confronts us with an almost unnerving intimacy. These photos are then interwoven, thematically and literally, with the artifacts of a dark history – braids of hair, lonely shoes, empty dinner plates, and abandoned slave quarters.

Exclusive Interview: Sam Haid’s Intergalactic Hand-Made Collage Goodness

October 30th, 2015 Posted by Art, Chicago, Collage, Digital, Featured, Interviews No Comment yet

“The fine art world can be very cold, superficial, and trivial. I want to be a vulnerable, honest, friendly artist.”

Brooklyn’s Lizzie Gill Unifies Digital Art with Retro and Modern Romance

June 30th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

The suspended disbelief is palpable in Lizzie Gill’s images. Composed through digital collage and then translated onto canvas through mixed media and oil, her creations are more than just reflections of a commodity-based culture, they’re a dream-like world wherein pop culture becomes the sky itself. The Brooklyn-based artist utilizes pronounced themes of retro Americana nostalgically contrasted with a contemporary context to create a world that is sublimely disarming and all together enchanting.

Photo Review: Paper & Pixels @ IPaintMyMind Gallery

March 10th, 2015 Posted by Art, Events, IPMM Gallery @ Green Exchange No Comment yet

There are so many possibilities there are when it comes to collage. Paper & Pixels runs through March 31st.

Exclusive Interview: Molly Costello and the Constellations Mapped Among Us

March 2nd, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured, Interviews No Comment yet

Molly Costello is a maker, a do-er, a bridge, a freakin’ awesome artist, and an asset to the Rogers Park neighborhood on Chicago’s north side.

Dustin Yellin’s “Psychogeographies” Open to the Public Through Feb 22, Don’t Miss It!

February 16th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Incredibly vivid collages resembling human figures which have been encased in glass mid-dance, created by the Brooklyn-based artist Dustin Yellin.

The Mind of Molokid

February 9th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Molokid’s collection feels like a labyrinth. It’s a maze that one travels through, exploring different realms and various layers of art and the human state.

IPaintMyMind Exclusive Interview: Ian Gamache

May 12th, 2014 Posted by Art, Featured, Interviews No Comment yet

As Ian Gamache’s rugged humans traipse over text, and land amid an artistic experience called “life”, we surely know the range of emotions they embody.

Sammy Slabbinck Creates Collages That Tempt Perception

March 4th, 2014 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Sammy Slabbinck is successful because he gets you asking questions, namely, what the hell is going on here?