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Joe Castro Mercury and the waning crescent moon collage art

Post #1261 – Mercury and the waning crescent moon

Mercury and the waning crescent moon is a cut paper collage using images found in vintage magazines and other ephemera that are then dry adhered to paper with a gel medium. The original image is roughly 13.5 inches wide by 17.5 inches tall (not including matte and frame) and was completed in September 2017. Prints […]

Joe Castro Every Setting Sun vinyl field recording LeestaVall

Post #1260 – Leesta Vall Field Recording

This past Saturday (September 16),  I was lucky enough to record a new song as part of Leesta Vall’s Direct to Vinyl Field Recordings.  Brooklyn based, Leesta Vall specializes in limited edition lathe cut records that are made on modified vintage record cutting lathes.  Basically, they set up the machine in the shop, you come […]

within every breath a prayer for peace collage Joe Castroart

Post #1259 – within every breath a prayer for peace

Within Every Breath a Prayer for Peace is a cut paper collage using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are handcut with an xacto knife then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache. The original is roughly 10 inches wide by 13 inches high (not including matte […]

Night Vision collage by artist Joe Castro

Post #1258 – Night Vision

Night Vision is a cut paper collage using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are handcut with an xacto knife then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache. The original is roughly 15 inches wide by 12 inches high (not including matte and frame) and was completed […]