The cutting edge: contemporary art collage

Liu Shi Tung

contemporary collage - Liu Shi Tung

Well-known in his homeland, Taiwanese artist Liu Shi Tung (b.1970) has been described as "...one of the first major artists in the wave of 'playful art' that emerged in Taiwan at the beginning of the new century."

Liu Shi Tung

Adopting collage as a logical extension of the Chinese folk art of paper cutting, Liu Shi Tung combines the medium with Far Eastern iconography - particularly the theme of the garden - to create delicately nuanced cultural hybrids.

Liu Shi Tung
 

 

Best of the rest: miscellaneous collage works


Tal R

Collage in styles ranging from simple to hugely complex play a major role in this Berlin-based, Danish-Israeli artist's practice (b. 1967).


contemporary collage - Tal R

Tal R
 

 

Olaf Breuning

Swiss-born artist Olaf Breuning (b. 1970) lives and works in New York


Olaf Breuning
 

 

Ryan Gander

London-based UK artist Ryan Gander (b. 1976) is known for elaborately conceived works with a drily witty edge.


Ryan Gander
 

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