Brooklyn Collage Collective Recap at Brooklyn Fire Proof

Daniel Greer explains his technique to fellow artist, Joseph Karwacki

Meet – Brooklyn Collage Collective, a group of 14 local collage artists who utilize the cut and paste medium to convey their own aesthetic. With a wide range of approaches and techniques from paintings on wood to creating a gigantic collage building comprised of smaller buildings.

“Episode 1” was hosted at Brooklyn Fire Proof in Bushwick. They eventually ran out of mac n’ cheese, but the event wasn’t short on interesting artwork and great vibes.

Paxico Records
Paxico Records lay down the beats.

Brooklyn’s Milo Newman and his crew over at Paxico Records were laying down the beats all night. With the DJ’s mixing live, they created their own music collages right on the spot.

The BCC was founded by Morgan Jesse Lappin back in December of 2013. It rapidly grew, gaining 14 members within 3 mo. and gained sponsored by XACTO.

Founder and Collage artist Morgan Jesse Lappin

The artist featured from the Brooklyn Collage Collective were : Morgan Jesse Lappin, Jesse McCloskey, Matt ShawAndrea BurgayDaniel Greer, Katie Raffa, Greg Trout, Lizzie GillJoespeh Karwaki, Judy Rifka, Kieran Madden, Eric Romanyshyn, Adrienne Moumin and BiZZiD. Also, don’t forget to check out Paxico Records.

Paxico Artists included : élan, PUDGE, V e s a, Go Yama Josh Hey, CLOUD, The Fathers of JASS

Photography by: Dylan Andrew Lappin

Stay tuned for the next Episode…

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