• Elaborately Collaged Newspapers by Myriam Dion Transform Current Events into New Visual Narratives

    2 monthes ago - By Colossal

    In the patient hands of Myriam Dion , daily newspapers become timeless works of art. The artist reads each newspaper she transforms from cover to cover before envisioning an entirely new visual identity for the inexpensive yet information-dense material. Using a combination of collage, X-ACTO knife cutting, gilding, and painting, Dion forms intricate patterns, often adorning and emphasizing a single image across the broadsheet.
    “By crafting thoughtful mosaics out of the world events, I question our appetite for sound-bite news and sensational art, showing the quiet power of a patient hand...
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