5 masters of vintage and recycled paper collage art - UPCYCLIST #recycledart
Derek Gores from Florida has been a successful commercial designer and illustrator for fifteen years and is famed for his collage portraits made from recycled magazines, labels and found materials. Influenced by Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele and Max Ernst, he says he isn’t interested in heavy concepts. Some pieces used have relevance to the image, others don’t. His art reflects the way in which the mind can’t help but wander, even when trying to focus on one thing. “I trust randomness to help...Ever since Picasso and Braque's experimentation with pasted papers, collage art remains one of the most expressive creative mediums, here are 5 great examples.