Collage + Landscape = Collagescape

Collage + Landscape = Collagescape

Glama-Rama Salon and Gallery
July 29 to September 28, 2014
Opening Reception Friday, August 1

San Francisco
An exhibit of new, mixed media work.

At the same time, on the Mezzanine level at Glama-Rama I was the curator for a companion show.
Collage meets Landscapes.
An interrnational, show of artists who work in both collage and landscape.
Exhbition Catalog (PDF Format) download here.

Part I - Collagescapes

With collagescapes, I begin with a painting on paper. I create proportional fields of different colors to represent a particular landscape. The painting is then cut up into small pieces for a collage where they are reconfigured into various patterns. The finished piece may appear abstract, but it is designed to retain the color palette of the place it represents.

Below are some of the pieces that will be included in the Collagescapes exhibit

Part II - Collage meets Landscape

On the upper level of Glama-Rama, I was the curator for a companion show of mixed media works, where the theme was Collage meets Landscapes. The exhibit included the works of 12 different artists from the Bay Area as well as elsewhere in the U.S. and overseas. The works of four of the participating artists had never been show in the Bay Area before and two of the artists had their first showing in the U.S.

The participating artists included: