Friday, August 29, 2014

Examples of Decollage

Here are some examples of the reductive collage techniques of décollage and dechirage. Basically, material can be removed in any way - sanding, tearing, using water, stressing paper, burning . . .

Wolf Vostell

Mimmo Rotella

Jaques Villegle

Francois Dufrene

Romare Bearden

Mark Bradford

(Detail of Them Big Old Titties