Ex. 2.1 Preparation and Research

Jerry Jeanmard

<span class="title_and_year"><em>Musicmaker (Paper People 22)</em>, 2015<span class="title_and_year_comma">, </span></span><span class="dimensions">56 x 38 cm<br/>22 x 15 inches</span>

Musicmaker (Paper People 22), 2015

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<span class="title_and_year"><em>Swiss Guardsman</em>, 2016<span class="title_and_year_comma">, </span></span><span class="medium">collage<span class="medium_comma">, </span></span><span class="dimensions">66 x 48 cm</span>

Swiss Guardsman, 2016

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  • Playful
  • Choice of paper influences characters created, forms made
  • Tearing, folding, cutting?

Carmen Cruzat

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  • Fantastical scenes
  • Mixture of techniques – painting, drawing, collage
  • 3D collage – raised layers

John Stezaker

John Stezaker ‘Mask XIII’, 2006 © John Stezaker

Mask XIII, 2006

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John Stezaker ‘Mask XIV’, 2006 © John Stezaker

Mask XIV, 2006

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Dolan Geiman

Marburger Spring 2016 Small Collage Series

Spring 2016 Small Collage Series

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Marburger Spring 2016 Small Collage Series

Spring 2016 Small Collage Series

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Birds of Africa Part I Paper Collage Art

Birds of Africa Part I

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Desert Morning Cactus and Jackrabbit Paper Collage Art

Desert Morning Cactus and Jackrabbit

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  • Use of found vintage paper
  • Delicate, intricate, detailed
  • Smaller observations in frames reminiscent of Portrait Miniatures
  • Studies of nature
  • Gentle use of vibrant colours and pattern

Andrea Mastrovito

The Island of Dr Mastrovito II, 2012

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The Island of Dr. Mastrovito II (detail), 2012

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The Island of Dr. Mastrovito II (detail), 2012

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  • collage as installation – 3D collage
  • abundance of cut-outs: rich, fascinating, intriguing
  • playing with scale
  • inventive

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