erica harris likes to make art.
I am drawn to:
anatomical charts, arabic newspapers, azbukas, abecedarios, asian pill packets, bingo dots, birdwatching guides, burmese grammar books, beeswax, broadsides, bakery string, braille, cancelled brazilian envelopes, carrier pigeon harnesses, cornerparts, connect-the-dot books, cyrillic letterforms, colored pencil, chinese notebooks, currency, candy wrappers, cardboard, doll arms, dried orangepeel, deeds, dress patterns, edging, elementary vocabulary, egg charts, eggshells, egg boxes, first aid manuals, flowered tablecloths, flashcards, french dictionaries, food packaging, gold leaf, global war maps, gravestone rubbings, gun diagrams, georgian dictionaries, gazetteers of nations, gameboards, gumsticks, housepaint, handwritten correspondences, handpainted signs, housecoat pockets, hindi stringpackets, hunting handbooks, indian postcards, ideas of hope, joss paper, laotian rice bags, lists of numbers, life magazines from the 40's & 50's, little wonder books, letterpressed ration cards, lowercase letters, matchbooks, montgomery ward catalogs, muskox likenesses, marblegame instructions, medicine labels, measuring devices, nepalese texts, nautical charts, old shoes, observation, obsolescence, piano parts, popular mechanics issues, pictures of small animals, polish, thai, and macedonian phrasebooks, paper masks, pin-up girls, piƱata sorpresas, pinkham persimmons crates, player-piano scrolls, photographs of water and houses, palau, quiz-me games of useful knowledge, question and answer boards, retablo pieces, ritual objects, rice paper, sheet music, slovenian grain sacks, soap labels, small pictures of all animals, shrinky-dinks, sewing machines, shrine debris, serbian directions, seed diagrams, script practice sheets, sewingbox contents, typewriter keys, trim, the immigrant experience, toy cars, toy planes, tables of contents, things that fly, things in need of mending, the power of translation, toy theaters, teacup handles, titles, vintage album covers, wallpaper, what i remember, x-rays, yugoslavian lessonplans, yarn, ink, glue, and other languages...
Posts Tagged ‘Collage paintings’
Scrap Potential- Scavenging in India
Scrap Potential- Scavenging in India

Finding and transforming old photographs, found objects and paper ephemera in India.

2013 Collage
2013 Collage
Art in Leon, Nicaragua
Art in Leon, Nicaragua

2012 Collage
2012 Collage
2011 Collage
2011 Collage
New illustrations in ‘Metamorphosis’ by Milkweed Editions
New illustrations in 'Metamorphosis' by Milkweed Editions

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2010 Collage
2010 Collage
2009 collage
2009 collage
Six Sentences about my Qualifications and Objectives

six sentences | 4 min.
an artist statement made for instituto sacatar in itaparica, brazil.
music: excerpt from “sun bear concert, tokyo” by keith jarrett

The Big Ship

The Big Ship | 6:05
made at Hall Farm in 2005
music: “Vogt Dig For Kloppervok” by The Books
“Green Grass of Tunnel” by Mum

2008-Collage paintings
2008-Collage paintings
2007-Collage paintings
2007-Collage paintings
2006-Collage paintings
2006-Collage paintings
2005-Collage paintings
2005-Collage paintings
2004 – Collage paintings
2004 - Collage paintings
2003 – Collage Paintings
2003 - Collage Paintings
1995-2002 -Collage paintings
1995-2002 -Collage paintings
cd cover illustration for Ian Love
cd cover illustration for Ian Love

CD cover illustration for Ian Love’s eponymous album from Limekiln Records