Raw and whimsical. “Portrait of childhood” is a mixed-media series depicting scenes from childhood by Belgrade, Serbia based artist Jelena Dugalic Milasinovic.
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Brooklyn, New York based artist Cody Hoyt creates mixed media drawings using graphite, colored pencil, and acrylic on collaged paper. I love how he blends the calligraphic elements with the bold brushstrokes.
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Netherlands based artist Anne ten Donkelaar creates 3d collages from cut-out flower pictures. To create depth, each element is set off by pins. The artist also incorporates dried flowers or branches with the cut images of flowers.
From Anne’s website, she writes, “A damaged butterfly, a broken twig, a bumblebee, some strangely grown . . . → Read More: 3d collages from cut-out images of flowers and dried natural debris by Anne ten Donkelaar
Broken Face No.425, Original Collage on paper, Size: 11.7 x 8.3 in
“Broken Faces” is a personal art project started by Tokyo-based illustrator and collage artist Takahiro Kimura. Since 1991, Kimura has been creating mixed-media portraits using collage to intentionally distort the facial features and head proportions as a means of conveying the “complicated nature of . . . → Read More: “Broken Faces” mixed-media work by Takahiro Kimura
Brooklyn, New York basd artist Mark Dorf bases his work on contradictions: ethereal versus concrete, transparent versus opaque, synthetic versus natural. Using digital techniques like photography, collage, 3D rendering, and 3D scanning technology, Dorf builds images with elements from opposing sources. A digitized surreal tree in a forest. A transparent topographic map of a . . . → Read More: “//_PATH” photographic mixed-media images by Mark Dorf
Persian Canvass III: Persian Canvass 19th Century Contracts, Stamps and 17th Century Images from Persia Mixed Media – acrylic, charcoal, pencil, printing and collage on wood panel (48 by 24)
San Francisco based artist Shiva Pakdel draws upon antique images and ancient documents from Persia (Iran) to create these colorful mixed-media works. Using acrylic paint, . . . → Read More: 2013 San Francisco Open Studio Artist: Persia inspired mixed-media works by Shiva Pakdel
In the series “#NEWSERIE,” Chile-based mixed media artist Jose Romussi uses a needle and thread to embroider over portraits of women. Flowers, masks and spirals obscure and embellish their faces. Lovely!
For more work by Romussi, see Embroidered photographs of dancers by Jose Romussi.”
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I love the embroidered art work of Mana Morimoto. Vintage fashion advertisements, selfies, bridges, Portland’s famous book store. All these images and more are the subject of Morimoto’s threadwork, nimble hands and incisive eye.
See more of the artist’s work on the CargoCollective.
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Ephemera bookwork: woodcut, polymer relief, letterpress / 10 x 6 folded, opens to 10 x 42 in.
Inspired by the natural world as well as her Nebraskan heritage, artist Karen Kunc explores “issues of the eternal life struggle, of endurance and vulnerability, growth and destruction.“ Through her search for meaning, Kunc builds complex . . . → Read More: Artist books by Karen Kunc
Istanbul, Turkey based artist Ceren Kilic makes mixed-media work that explores the links between the future and the past. Women from the 1950s sitting upon clusters of planets gazing out at the galaxy. Children nailing wooden blocks to a celestial object. Straight lines link people to the inter-galactic, dreams to reality. Women . . . → Read More: Collages that link the past to the future by Ceren Kilic