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  Collage - MSN Encarta
Collage, a picture made entirely or in part of photographs, fabric, newspaper clippings, and other so-called found objects and materials, which are pasted or glued to the picture surface.
Collage developed when they began to incorporate newspaper clippings, labels from bottles, bits of wallpaper, and similar printed extracts in their drawings and paintings.
Collage perfectly expressed the dada movement’s denial of art as a “pretty” representation of life: Composed of materials from the everyday environment, collage was life itself.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761557578/Collage.html   (819 words)

  
 collage
Collage came into the focus of the art world in the 20th century, often employing the "object trouve", or the "found object", and fixing these objects on a two-dimensional surface.
As collage moved away from traditional art, concerns arose surrounding (and continue to surround) the critique of the medium due to "those concerned with the supposed transcendental quality of high art" [5].
And there is the sexiness of collage that Frascina alludes to with his colloquial definition; both the unmarried couple and the collage are capable of sense of randomness, even risk, that is not possible when there are strict structural restrictions.
humanities.uchicago.edu /faculty/mitchell/glossary2004/collage.htm   (879 words)

  
  Collage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Collage (From the French: coller, to stick) is regarded as a work of visual arts made from an assemblage of different forms, thus creating a new whole.
Digital collage is the technique of using computer tools in collage creation to encourage chance associations of disparate visual elements and the subsequent transformation of the visual results through the use of electronic media.
For example, in the area of sound collage (hip hop music), some court rulings have effectively eliminated the de minimis doctrine as a defense to copyright infringement, thus shifting collage practice away from nonpermissive uses relying on fair use or de minimis protections, and toward licensing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Collage   (1082 words)

  
 Greenberg: Collage
In later collages of both masters, a variety of extraneous materials are used, sometimes in the same work, and almost always in conjunction with every other eye-deceiving and eye-undeceiving device they can think of.
It was the collage that made the terms of this dilemma clear: the representational could be restored and preserved only on the flat and literal surface now that illusion and representation had become, for the first time, mutually exclusive alternatives.
The affixed elements of collage were extruded, as it were, and cut off from the literal pictorial surface to form a bas-relief.
www.sharecom.ca /greenberg/collage.html   (3929 words)

  
 Collage
Collages are even a regular project for art classes in the schools.
The space of a collage is very abstract, rarely that of a representational frame, whereas in photomontage, the blending images somehow inhabit a single world.
Collages differ according to whether several fragments are simply placed in the frame, leaving us with the general impulse to connect the items, whether they are organized around a central image, or whether they are more numerous and intensely crowd together or pour down in a cascade, usually interrupting the shape beneath them.
courses.washington.edu /hypertxt/cgi-bin/12.228.185.206/html/collage/collage.html   (1140 words)

  
 Collage   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Collage was founded in 1992 to bring fine furniture and décor to retailers, interior designers and architects throughout New Zealand.
Collage is renowned for its high quality exclusive ranges; as a customer/reseller of Collage, you can be confident that our products will be best of breed, both in quality and style.
Collage, as a member of the Global Group of Companies, has enormous buying power and a reputation for quality that it is determined to maintain.
www.collage.co.nz /collage/info.htm   (403 words)

  
 Collage
Collage builds great looking thumbnails from your images, styles them all with slick graphical effects, and links them to other content on your site.
Collage makes it easy to take a bunch of chaotic images and style them all in a consistent beautiful page.
All the images that you use in Collage will automatically be scaled to the right size, uploaded to the server, linked with powerful Javascript, and loaded with the latest AJAX techniques.
www.yourhead.com /collage   (887 words)

  
 ArtLex on Collage
Collage Arranged According to the Laws of Chance, 1916-17, torn-and-pasted papers on gray paper, 19 1/8 x 13 5/8 inches (48.6 x 34.6 cm), Museum of Modern Art, NY.
This type of collage is known as femmage.
is an ongoing exhibition of collages and speculative fiction.
www.artlex.com /ArtLex/c/collage.html   (1287 words)

  
 MoMA.org | The Collection | Jean (Hans) Arp. Untitled (Collage with Squares Arranged according to the Laws of Chance). ...
This elegantly composed collage of torn-and-pasted paper is a playful, almost syncopated composition in which uneven squares seem to dance within the space.
Hence the importance of collage to Dada, for as noted elsewhere, the very technique of collage implied destruction of the narrative continuity of earlier art and construction of the new from the fragments that remained.
His collages with this title immediately followed some severely geometric (which he had made in collaboration with Sophie Taeuber), where a paper-cutting machine was used to eliminate the accidental and thus find, in the purest of abstraction (never, of course, reached in Cubism), a contemplative order that escaped contemporary suggestion for something timeless and elementary.
www.moma.org /collection/browse_results.php?object_id=37013   (1718 words)

  
 Bibi's box: Collage Archives
And my last suggestion, if you are not in the mood for collage, but wants to see vintage images, go to the Vintage resources page.
His latest work principia discordia is a limited series of 100 collages, each one hand-numbered, on 9 by 12 inches (229 x 305 mm) Bockingford Board and they are available to pre-order.
Gtung Creative Collages: a nice work of collages using pictures of NASA and ESO as background in a good resolution.
www.bibi.org /box/archives/cat_collage.html   (1166 words)

  
 Collage Decks : Aeclectic Tarot
The sepia-toned art was created from collage organised on computer, featuring strong imagery of people appearing in masks and semi-animal forms.
The art is a colourful collage of illustrations, photographs and scenery.
The artwork is a darkish and surreal collage landscape, the uneven edges of the scene set inside thin white borders.
www.aeclectic.net /tarot/cards/collage-decks.shtml   (664 words)

  
 Collage and Victoria Regina Tarot
Collage is perhaps the most accessible art medium, since skill in drawing or painting is not required.
Of course, collage source material need not be paper: photographs, textiles, wallpaper samples, and objects (such as dried flowers or leaves, coins, bits of metal or twine, etc) can all be included.
Digital collage is a relatively new medium which can achieve remarkable effects which would have been impossible with traditional collage (for examples, see the Vertigo Tarot and Cosmic Tribe Tarot).
www.thefool.com /info/collage.asp   (929 words)

  
 ACNE: American Collage Network for Educators
Collage allows students to interact broadly with a topic, allowing inner knowledge to swell and break through the surface, erupting past old paradigms.
ACNE is literally erupting with bold new ideas to change the complexion of education in the United States, all based on strengthening the use of collage in secondary education and beyond.
Collage can be a great tool in the right setting, but not as a replacement for learning the intended content of a class, as most teachers understand completely.
www.jefflindsay.com /acne.shtml   (2277 words)

  
 Collage Documentation and Tips
For more specific questions, the Collage team has compiled a running list of tips that are not answered in the Collage Reference Guide, but occur regularly.
Collage may need to be updated to work with newly released browser versions and it takes Serena and ITS time to test new versions and schedule updates to Collage.
If Collage does not prompt you to run this download, it's probably either because you don’t have admin privileges on the computer, or because of settings in the browser (or both).
www.bc.edu /offices/its/projects/collage/docs.html   (3603 words)

  
 "Colorado artist Ken Elliott, American collage works using wine and champagne labels"
Collage colored with blue and brown acrylic, with collage elements of green, brown, and yellow papers with Clos Du Val Cabernet Sauvignon label.
Collage colored with purple and brown acrylic, with collage elements of green, tan, blue, brown and grey papers with Mondavi / Rothschild Opus One label.
Collage colored with acrylic in orange, and burnt sienna, with collage elements of fl, white, tan, purple and yellow papers with Veuve Clicquot champagne neck foil and Sainte Chapelle ticket, on Rives BFK cream paper, 30 x 22 inches.
www.kenelliott.com /collage.htm   (437 words)

  
 Collage
*variation on this same activity is the leafy tree collage; instead of a owl, students are told to tear up leaves and make a autumn tree on their paper, once they are done gluing leaves on the paper, they have to tear a brown piece of paper and make the trunk for their autumn tree.
Seed collage: use seeds that students have collected from fruit snacks last week that have been dried out and are ready for the art center; have the children glue seeds on paper in a self designed design.
Oatmeal collage: put oatmeal in a bowl or if you desire color divide into smaller bowls and put dry tempera paint in with each part of the oatmeal and mix; squirt glue on paper in any design they desire and sprinkle oatmeal over glue to make a picture.
www.coe.ufl.edu /courses/eec6304/collage.htm   (5157 words)

  
 Web Content Management Software > Serena Collage > Web Change Management Software Tools
Serena Collage is used by some of the largest, most successful organizations in the world to manage changes to critical web content.
Serena Collage makes it simple to import existing sites (including images, documents, all HTML content, code, etc.) and immediately put all your content under the control of sophisticated change management capabilities.
Collage is an enterprise-class application used effectively by many of the largest organizations in the world.
www.serenainternational.com /Products/collage/home.asp   (225 words)

  
 Collage: The Unmonumental Picture :: NewMuseum.org
Collage is a medium that by definition incorporates fragments and deals with opposing tensions, broken images, hidden desires, and collective myths.
Referring both to the mainstream and subculture, Holstad’s collages often depict erotic couplings of gay men whose bodies are composed of decorative patterns and textures extracted from magazines ranging from high-end fashion and lifestyle rags to small-press porn publications.
In his collages, these social issues are described in a formally vibrant language made of fragments of popular iconic imagery coupled with vivid shapes and patterns.
www.newmuseum.org /exhibitions/5   (1663 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Collage Art: A Step-By-Step Guide & Showcase: Jennifer L. Atkinson: Books
Presenting 9 innovative and fun collage projects from professional collage artists, this book is a visually exciting class in one of the world most often used and admired art techniques.
The beauty of collage art is its appeal and accessibility at every level of sophistication.
Although there are many varieties of paper collage, they all begin with the same simple materials: pieces of paper and glue.
www.amazon.com /Collage-Art-Step-Step-Showcase/dp/1564966402   (475 words)

  
 How to Make a Collage - wikiHow
Traditional collage materials include scraps of paper and other flat materials such as newspaper and magazine clippings, shopping bags, photographs (or photocopies of photographs), wallpaper, and foil.
Since collage is an assemblage or blend of elements, it lends itself well to mixed media.
If you want to plan out your collage you can lay the pieces down on the surface without glue, rearranging them until you have it just right, and then take a picture of the collage so you’ll know how to reassemble it.
www.wikihow.com /Make-a-Collage   (981 words)

  
 Sound collage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sound collage is the production of songs, musical compositions, or recordings using portions, or samples, of previously made recordings.
Like its visual cousin, the collage work may have a completely different effect than that of the component parts, even if the original parts are completely recognizable.
Sound collage first became a possibility with the widespread use of magnetic tape in the early 1960s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sound_collage   (245 words)

  
 Collage on paper and canvas by Wayne Roberts
Collage on paper and canvas by Wayne Roberts
Torn pieces of collaged watercolour paper break the surface just as waves break in their rush to shore.
The interleaved paper pieces reflect the jostle and vying of waves in their crowded dance towards the dramatic Victorian coast of Australia.
www.wroberts.com.au /html/watercolors_4.html   (131 words)

  
 Collage Scrapbooking
Collage is an art form in which the artist creates or takes a number of items and places them together within the boundaries of paper, frame or screen.
Usually, the entire blank “canvas” of your collage will eventually be covered by other materials, but if you plan on letting some show through, be sure to choose a “canvas” in a color that will work well with your chosen color scheme.
If you love the look of collage, but don’t have time to create it, there is a huge variety of pre-made collage style patterned papers, stickers, and embellishments for use.
www.scrapjazz.com /topics/Techniques/Collage/243.php   (1187 words)

  
 Picture This: Collage as Prewriting and Inspiration
Although collage was definitely not for everybody, for most of the people who tried, it was a revelation.
My collage was no artwork, but it had all the color and energy and weirdness of the book I wanted to write.
There are a few things you can do to make your collage elements look more integrated, such as lining up edges of your images by playing the edge of one picture off a vertical such as a doorway edge in another picture, or by linking horizontals such as floors and horizon lines in your landscapes.
www.jennycrusie.com /essays/picturethis.php   (3139 words)

  
 Collageart Links Page - A List of Links to Collage Art Sites on the Internet
She was an invited guest artist at the 2nd International Symposium of Collage in Plovdiv, Bulgaria and has also organized a number of collage exhibitions and exchanges.
Leonard Croskey: The collages of Leonard Croskey balance carefully on a tightrope stretching from the mundane to the sublime.
Melissa Markel: Melissa Markel's collages are straightforward, pictorial, and thematic.
www.collageart.org /links   (5896 words)

  
 Collage - An iTunes Visual Plugin
Collage searches the Internet for images relating to the artist, track, and album that are playing.
Collage then displays a never ending collage of these images on your screen.
Collage deletes the image files from the user's hard drive after they have been viewed.
www.trinfinitysoftware.com /collage.shtml   (365 words)

  
 Explore the Creative World of Collage Art, Assemblage, Photomontage
Collage and assemblage art are compositions of various elements (such as paper, wood, fabric, feathers, leaves, and other found objects) pasted down with an adhesive glue or paint.
Collage work is also on display and there are articles written for various publications such as Artella, e-Artella, The Gleaner, and the ISABA (International Society of Altered Book Artists) journal.
Collage is "A picture or design created by adhering such basically flat elements as newspaper, wallpaper, printed text and illustrations, photographs, cloth, string, etc. to a flat surface..."
www.creativity-portal.com /howto/artscrafts/collage.html   (1237 words)

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