Fantastic way of mixing things that shouldn't work. Experimentation is key with collage. I don't like creating collages without the main images being my own work, but it could be interesting to incorporate other work, old photographs, sketches, patterns etc
Patrick Bremer uses old magazines and books to create these amazing large scale pieces of art. Especially his portraits are fabulous! They make you wanna trash some magazines right now! :) More information about his work at Patrick Bremer website
This image goes really well with our current self portrait project. It easily incorporates many different aspects of a person in what appear to be newspaper clippings. I appreciate the vintage style of the piece. I also like the fact that it was able to combine so many different fragments in a way that makes them seem related. -Chy .Collage art. Paper art.
Annegret Soltau: Self Portrait Coined by Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso, the term ‘collage’ points towards a medium simultaneously serious and tongue-in-cheek; a technique that is deeply referential of the political world in which the works were produced. Via the assemblage of different objects and images, collage interrogates the fundamental concept of what it is to create art, whilst offering a prismatic reflection of the social change and upheaval of the twentieth century…