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A Week of Art Stories Mixel-ed

I’ve got the Mixel bug. Since I logged onto the image creating site, I’ve been enjoying the zany energy of this iPad-based collage system and all that it offers. I thought I’d have some fun and try creating collages based on some of the biggest art stories of the last week or so. Here’s my Mixel-ed collages. See if you can guess the stories …

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The Phantoms of Liberty

Now showing at Pavel Zoubok Gallery in Chelsea, Mark Wagner uses collaged United States dollar bills as his signature medium. He meticulously dissects and reconstitutes the ubiquitous note into highly detailed sketch-like drawings. Full of filigree and ornamentation, his images tinker with the inner workings of American mythology.