Collage Techniques and Creative Exploration
led by Jonathan Talbot
12-13 September 2015
In conjunction with the exhibition, “ABC: Assemblage, Book Art, and Collage”, the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery at Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah presents a two-day workshop with award-winning, New York-based collagist Jonathan Talbot, who also co-curated “ABC”.
Exploring technique and creativity, the workshop examines composition, collage without liquid adhesives, paperless transfer of printed and photocopies images, preserving found materials, creating a personal style and much more. This workshop by a leader in the collage field is ideal for art educators, artists, enthusiasts and students.
The $300 fee includes includes all tools and materials and a copy of Talbot’s book Collage: A New Approach.
Jonathan Talbot has exhibited his work at The National Academy and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. His work has represented the United States overseas in exhibitions sponsored by the State Department and the Smithsonian Institution, and it is included in museum collections in the United States and Europe. Talbot’s works include oils, watercolours, etchings, collages and multi-dimensional collage-constructions. Among the public collections holding Talbot works are The Newark Museum, The Smith College Museum, The Everhart Museum, The Byer Museum, The Free Library of Philadelphia, The San Francisco Academy of Art, Fairleigh Dickinson University, The Provincetown Historical Society and the Toronto Central Library. Talbot maintains his studio in Warwick, New York.
(adapted from the gallery’s press materials)
To register for the workshop, please visit the registration page at Jonathan Talbot’s website: HERE. Space is limited and the workshop will be held on campus at Southern Utah University in Education 105. For more information about the workshop, please contact Deborah K. Snider by email or at (435) 586-5425.
The “ABC” exhibition takes place 10 September-7 November 2015:
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery
Southern Utah University
351 West Center Street
Cedar City, Utah 84720 USA
On the Run 2
by Jonathan Talbot
Image courtesy of the artist and Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, Cedar City