Cut & Paste  Opening Reception:   Saturday, Feb 20th, 2016 7pm - 12am  On view: February 20 - March 5, 2016   The art of collage is an opportunity to rewrite history. Through the action of cut and paste we are given the ability to reinvent the preexisting, to generate something very much one’s own accounts. Our cultural memory can be altered and twisted through the hands of an artist, working with familiar images that are taken apart and put together into something new transforms our previous perceptions. Collage teaches the artist and viewer to open their mind, an apple isn’t always an apple, it can be whatever our imagination desires.   “What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun.”   Participating artists include:   Amy Summer • Andrew McGranahan • Bedelgeuse • Caroline Augusta • Dana Fortune • Derek Macario • Ellie Rex • Eugenia Loli • Evlyne Wong • Irina & Silviu Székely • Nil Ultra • John Vochatzer • Johnny Smith • Justin Angelos • Kate Cuthbert • Kayan Kwok • Kylea Borges • Maike Luedenbach • Meta • Nic Courdy • Resatio • Scorpion Dagger • Shayna Yasuhara • Tyler Spangler    Curated by:  Caroline Augusta   Please join us for Cut & Paste, opening Saturday, February 20 with an evening reception from 7pm – 12am. The exhibition will be on view through Saturday, March 5. For more information please email us at joygallerysf@gmail.com   https://www.facebook.com/events/1658235544393798/

Cut & Paste
Opening Reception:
Saturday, Feb 20th, 2016 7pm - 12am
On view: February 20 - March 5, 2016


The art of collage is an opportunity to rewrite history. Through the action of cut and paste we are given the ability to reinvent the preexisting, to generate something very much one’s own accounts. Our cultural memory can be altered and twisted through the hands of an artist, working with familiar images that are taken apart and put together into something new transforms our previous perceptions. Collage teaches the artist and viewer to open their mind, an apple isn’t always an apple, it can be whatever our imagination desires. 

“What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun.” 

Participating artists include:
Amy Summer • Andrew McGranahan • Bedelgeuse • Caroline Augusta • Dana Fortune • Derek Macario • Ellie Rex • Eugenia Loli • Evlyne Wong • Irina & Silviu Székely • Nil Ultra • John Vochatzer • Johnny Smith • Justin Angelos • Kate Cuthbert • Kayan Kwok • Kylea Borges • Maike Luedenbach • Meta • Nic Courdy • Resatio • Scorpion Dagger • Shayna Yasuhara • Tyler Spangler

Curated by: 
Caroline Augusta

Please join us for Cut & Paste, opening Saturday, February 20 with an evening reception from 7pm – 12am. The exhibition will be on view through Saturday, March 5. For more information please email us at joygallerysf@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/events/1658235544393798/