Scissors, Glue, and Insomnia.

15 02 2011

Scissors, Glue, and Insomnia.
a collage exhibition
by Christian Collins aka Blue Spectral Monkey
March 3 – April 5, 2011

Groove Suite
440 NW Glisan st
Portland, OR

We will gather to celebrate this on March 3, 2011
From 9-11PM we will be graced with the inimitable grooves of Portland’s
DEAFCHILD (Chicknhed, Sunrise Social Club)

This exhibition will feature several new, and recent original collage works by local Portland visionary artist Christian Collins, aka Blue Spectral Monkey.  Working with magazines and other print media, Christian creates intricate, colorful and psychedelic montages by hand.  Each piece is a result of hundreds of… hours of organization, detailed cutting, cropping, layering and finishing, without the use of Photoshop. (except to prepare the files for printing.)   After showing last year as part of the Supertrash 10 group exhibit at Anka Gallery, he went back to the laboratory and emerges now with incredible new works to tantalize your ocular and mental sensibilities.  Prints and original works will be available for sale.

for those unfamiliar, older works are visible here:

which will be followed by the regularly scheduled Deep House stylings of the first thursday crew. …

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