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Life Through Death, Collage and Assemblage Works by Jeremy Grant

Life Through Death, Collage and Assemblage Works by Jeremy Grant

Award-winning graphic designer Jeremy Grant is an emerging artist born in California, currently living and working in Denver, Colorado. Focusing on mixed media collage, with strips of paper and photographs, and the utilization of the assemblage of found objects, his body of works explore the themes of destruction & creation, death & resurrection, and chaos & familiarity. After breaking down his materials he brings them back together, pairing the items in unexpected ways and transforming these discarded, disconnected objects into assembled pieces of art, where he likes to think of this as creating new life out of destruction.

Colorful Magazine Paper Collages by Mayuko Fujino

Colorful Magazine Paper Collages by Mayuko Fujino

In commemoration of Strictlypaper's 6th birthday today. I present to you one of the first few artists we featured on Strictlypaper, Mayuko Fujino, a talented self taught papercut artist from Japan currently based in New York City, specializing in mixed media collage. Her debut on SP, Arikui Abduction, showcased this colorful style of magazine paper collages and she has since been creating these vibrantly stylized works.

Snake-like Paper Sculpture Made From Thousands Of Lips

Snake-like Paper Sculpture Made From Thousands Of Lips

You may remember the Swarm Pinned Skin Collage by David Adey comprised of thousands of clippings of various complexions from fashion magazines. In this series entitled 22 Footer, David has used thousands of different color lips instead. The different sizes of the lips add to the definition of this snake-like figure as the swirls, twists and turns make their way down. The lips have been cut from fashion magazines and pinned to a foam panel measuring 27 x 46 inches.

Paper Cut Collages Suspended in Glass by Peter Madden

Peter Madden Magazine Collages

We have featured various types of collages sprinkled throughout our site ranging from dots to pinned or even from musical notes, all being unique in their form and execution. Auckland-based artist Peter Madden creates sculptural installations from cut-out books, magazines and encyclopedias. Each slice is a representation of a fantastical construction once reassembled. Although Madden works from second-hand imagery, he often uses photography as a metaphor when discussing his practice.

Incredible Portraits from Thousands of Paper Dots

Incredible Portraits from Thousands of Paper Dots

From thousands upon thousands of hole punched paper dots from magazine articles that are painstakingly collaged together with a set of tweezers and an incredible amount of patience, Nikki Douthwaite creates these astoundingly detailed portraits.

Collaged Paper Specimens by Michael Mapes

specimens Michael Mapes has created a collage series entitled "Specimens" are comprised of hundreds of dissected photographs and fragments (such as hair, fingernails, tears, calender dates and geographical references) contained in various forms making for an interesting and yet peculiar depiction of the person themselves.

Interview With Quarterly Magazine Paper Runway

Interview With Quarterly Magazine Paper Runway

I know it has been a few weeks since our last interview, but fear not this one in particular is worth the wait! Being a paper lover as well as blogger it is hard in some means to locate the absolute perfect sources for finding new artists working in the medium of paper and keeping up for that matter. This quarterly magazine that we are featuring today provides everything from showcases of party planning to the latest and greatest paper artists and everything in between. They produce captivating stories that keep the reader intrigued with the latest events, showcases of new artists and trinkets for practically any viewers taste. Without further adieu I am happy to share the Australia-based quarterly magazine Paper Runway! Be sure to check out their latest issue (featured above) and be sure to sign up for the 5th issue!

Swarm: Pinned Skin Collage by David Adey

Swarm: Pinned Skin Collage by David Adey

David Adey is a master of taking something from our every day lives, fashion magazines, and transforming them into these incredibly detailed works of art. With this particular piece entitled "Swarm", there is a whirlwind of different tones of skin pulled and cut from the very pages of magazines and pinned to form a literal swarm as if nature itself is erupting from the depths. Also very appropriate, since spring has approached us in this very manner. One can only imagine the extensive amount of hours placed in how meticulous it is. Also be sure to check out his other immensely detailed works at www.davidadey.com.

The Future of Food by Zim and Zou

The Future of Food by Zim and Zou

The latest installment from the talented duo Zim and Zou, is the cover for Icon Magazine's Issue 104: The Future of Food. The issue itself is about what food will be like in the future with their reflection being on 3D food printer technology. They have even supplied an animated gif! Stack it up, stack it up!

FOMA Dream Studio Computer Arts Challenge

FOMA Dream Studio Computer Arts Challenge

FOMA is a Brazilian based Design Studio and Art Collective located in São Paulo. Formed by Davison Carvalho, Cristiane Higa and Gustavo Enzo, FOMA is specialized in Creative and Art Direction for brands and products in a wide range of production expertise from Identity to Broadcast Animation. Nick Carson from Computer Arts Projects UK challenged them in creating a design representing how their Dream Studio should look like, and they decided to make a mix of digital illustration incorporated with a lot of hand made paper crafted work.