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Silkscreen poster for Madalean Gauze

Post #1200 – Madalean Gauze

Very excited about this one – here’s a poster I designed for Philadelphia singer/songwriter Madalean Gauze, for her upcoming show at Boot and Saddle in Philly, to celebrate the release of her excellent new album, Sing.  To be honest, when she first reached out to me, I was completely unfamiliar with her music and somewhat […]

Pisces collage by artist Joe Castro

Post #1199 – Pisces

Pisces is a cut paper collage using images taken primarily from vintage magazines and other ephemera and hand cut with an xacto knife and dry adhered to paper with a gel medium. This is from my series of 12 collages based on the signs of the zodiac, that was created for Glamour Magazine Germany’s Januar […]

Scorpio collage by Joe Castro

Post #1198 – Scorpio

Scorpio is a cut paper collage using images taken from vintage magazines and other ephemera that are then handcut with an xacto knife and dry adhered to paper using a gel medium and augmented with gouache. This is from my series of 12 collages based on the signs of the zodiac, that was created for […]

Award Joe Castro National Collage Society

Post #1194 – Award from National Collage Society’s 31st Annual Juried Show

I was very surprised/humbled to receive an award in mail this week from the National Collage Society – I had previously received notification that my collage Night Shifting Shadows had been selected for inclusion in their 2015 Juried Show but had no idea it was also one of 11 collages given an award from guest […]

When Last I Saw Henry collage

Post #1192 – When Last I Saw Henry

When Last I Saw Henry is a piece of cut paper collage art 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. The original is roughly 18.5? wide by 18.5? high and it was completed September 2015. It was […]

Totem for the soul of America

Post #1191 – Totem (for the soul of America)

Totem (for the soul of America) 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 then dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is roughly 11? wide by 18.5? high and was completed in October 2015. […]

Bull Run collage Joe Castro

Post #1190 – Bull Run

Bull Run 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 16inches wide by  16 inches tall and was completed October 2015. Prints and other […]

The Districts poster Joe Castro

Post #1189 – The Districts

Stoked to work with Pennsylvania band The Districts on some posters for their upcoming Fall 2015 US tour.  The first one is this 2 color silkscreen gig poster, printed on 100lb cover French paper and featuring my collage 30 Days. These will be for sale at the bands merch table so pick one up when they […]

30 Days collage Joe Castro

Post #1188 – 30 Days

30 Days is a cut paper collage on paper, using images primarily pulled from vintage magazines and other ephemera and dry adhered to paper using a gel medium. The original is 11″ x 16.5″ and was completed September 2015.  This piece will be used by Philadelphia band The Districts on their upcoming Fall 2015 US […]

The Mist and Her Black Hair collage Joe Castro

Post #1187 – the mist and her black hair

The Mist and Her Black Hair 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 11 inch wide by 18 inch tall and was completed August […]

Delta Spirit silkscreen poster Joe Castro

Post #1186 – Delta Spirit gigposter

I was honored to be asked to design this limited edition gig poster for Delta Spirit’s recent show at the World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, PA.  It’s a 2 color screen print on 100# Nightshift Blue French paper and measures 16″ x 25″.  The band was planning on bringing up various Philadelphia musicians onstage to […]

CQ International Magazine

Post #1185 – CQ Magazine

Thank you to Paul White at CQ International/Creative Quarterly Magazine for including some of my collage art in their inaugural issue – check it out below. Save Tweet