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Artist Profile: Kevin Burzynski

image-5858Sifting through stacks of vintage magazines and books serves a very particular purpose for Brooklyn-based artist Kevin Burzynski. Typically armed with a blade, scissors, and glue, Kevin seeks to repurpose imagery through cut & paste collages that examine loaded themes such as youth, innocence, hopelessness, control, technology, romance, luxury, and nostalgia. His countless wooden ...

Artist Profile: Morgan Jesse Lappin

image-5353Morgan Jesse Lappin is a collector of the unusual, the sensual, and anything 'magical'. Sometimes you can hear Morgan from miles away, pounding at his drums like a wild tribe's man. Morgan was kidnapped by a religious fanatic and survived, he can do 30 jumping jacks faster than any 7 year old in the world, ...

Artist Profile: Ray Sell

image-5350Ray Sell received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Working on small collages and paintings, Ray describes the concept of masculine traits depicting the effect media plays upon our collective psyche. Appropriating vintage imagery which he re-invents as paintings with ...

Artist Profile: Rhia Hurt

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These collages are comprised of acrylic paint on paper and archival digital photographs that depict the natural environment of the remote northern coast of California where I grew up, as well as industrial cities where I’ve lived, Oakland, CA and Brooklyn, NY. I make painted surfaces using brushes, my fingers, and by pouring and shifting [...]

Exhibit: Detritus Splendors at Muriel Guepin Gallery

image-3621Muriel Guépin Gallery is pleased to announce 'Detritus Splendors', an exhibition featuring the artworks of Matthew Conradt & Jennifer Williams This new exhibition featuring collage and installation celebrates and investigates everyday items that are disposed of in a whole new way. Jennifer Williams- Swim Opening Reception, Friday April 27, 2012 6:30 - 8 pm The ...

Exhibit: “Cut and Paste” at Muriel Guépin Gallery

image-3411Muriel Guépin Gallery is pleased to announce 'Cut and Paste', a collage exhibition featuring the artworks of James Cullinane, Sharon Lawless, and Andrew Zarou. This new exhibition-curated by Henry Chung and Robert Walden of RHV Fine Art- examines many of the ways in which artists use collages as the dominant element ...

Artist Profile: MaryLaura Mau

image-2733Artist Statement I collage fabricated reality, remove it from original context and give it a renewed worth. The reality of mass printed matter is often static or stale. I find these images and recognize them for what they meant to us at a point in time. They were once important to us, caused a sensation;...

Artist Profile: Celeste Najt

image-2254Statement Although the principle behind my creative work is framing, my intention is the realization of an unexpected use of the photograph. Leaving aside the obvious path, the one indicated in the manual, creating my own manual of the new technologies. My intention when creating is to manage to generate a work-spectator game in which...