Collage is the mix of items of varied things and media, equivalent to newspapers, magazines, package labels, material, paint photos, into 1 composition. The layered rice papers created geometric shapes and descriptions in numerous shades of white, relying on how many paper layers I used. The image above is titled Milkweed (1955), 82 x 57 inches, oil, paper and canvas collage on canvas, collection: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY.
The first week the coed spent her time finding papers and chopping them out precisely. The picture above reveals Sarah and Jane, two students in my collage class on the Pelham Artwork Middle who are standing in front of two of four large works made from hand-made chrome steel by Michael Brown.
How might the young artists say no – they had to create the work – they wished to be included in a show with European masters like Jean Arp, … Read More