Size: 22"W x 40"H x 1.25"D
Year Created: 2015
Ready to Hang
I cut random shapes out of origami paper and patterned paper, and glued them at random onto the canvas. I then painted shapes around the pasted paper, borrowing images from previous drawings. What I love most about this collage painting is the interaction between paint and paper.
Craig Moran was born in Washington, DC, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Studio Art at the University of Virginia (UVA). He received a fifth-year arts fellowship at UVA, and completed a Post-Baccalaureate in Painting and Drawing at the School of Art Institute of Chicago. Mr. Moran has lived in San Francisco and Chicago, as well as various parts of Virginia. He currently resides in Washington, DC and has a studio in Takoma Park.