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A Relapse in Consciousness collage art Joe Castro

Post #1240 – A Relapse in Consciousness

A Relapse in Consciousness is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache.  The original is roughly 17 inches wide by 18.5 inches high (not […]

Marvelous group collage exhibit with Joe Castro

Post #1239 – Marvelous

Happy New Year everyone! I am excited to announce my first group show for 2017 – entitled Marvelous, an International Exhibition of Collage, Assemblage and Construction, the show is being hosted by the Sebastopol Center for the Arts in California.  The opening reception is January 6 at 6pm and the show runs until February 17.  […]

Post #1238 – Arkitip x Ello

I’m very honored to have a collage featured in the latest issue of Arkitip Magazine.   I’ve been a fan for years and have been turned on to so many great artists because of it, not to mention that it’s pages have featured legends like Thomas Campbell, Evan Hecox, Ed Templeton and so many more. […]

Down with the Ship collage Joe Castro

Post #1237 – Down with the Ship

Down with the Ship is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. .  The original is roughly 13 inches wide by 19 inches tall (without matte and frame) […]

Christmas 2016 collage Joe Castro

Post #1236 – Christmas 2016

Christmas 2016 is a brand new holiday-themed piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is roughly 8.5 inches wide by 11 inches tall (not including matte and frame) […]

Divided We Fall collage Joe Castro

Post #1235 – Divided We Fall

Divided We Fall is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is roughly 13.5 inches wide by 16.5 inches tall (without matte or frame) and was […]

Truce by collage artist Joe Castro

Post #1234 – Truce

Truce is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache. The original is roughly 15 inches wide by 14 inches tall (not including matte or fame) […]

Self-digestion as a means of survival collage Joe Castro

Post #1233 – Self-digestion as a means of survival

Self-digestion as a Means of Survivalis a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is roughly 16.25 inches wide by 15.25 inches tall and was completed October […]

Strategies of Distraction collage Joe Castro

Post #1232 – Strategies of Distraction

Strategies of Distraction is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. It was influenced by Noam Chomsky and his strategies of manipulation, specifically the media diverting public interest away […]

The Racist Undercurrent Maintains Paranoia collage Joe Castro

Post #1231 – “The Racist Undercurrent Maintains Paranoia”

The Racist Undercurrent Maintains Paranoia is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is roughly 18 inches wide  x 17 inches tall (not including matte and […]

Oceans Wide collage Joe Castro

Post #1230 – Oceans Wide

Oceans Wide is a piece of cut paper collage art using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are hand cut with an xacto knife and then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache. The original is roughly 14.5 inches wide by 18 inches tall (not including matte […]

Scene 360 features artist Joe Castro

Post #1229 – Scene 360 artist feature

Illusion / Scene 360 recently did an artist feature on some of my collage work over on their site, along with a short interview.  Click here to check it out. Tweet