Edison’s Factory

Willow Bayer
Brookfield

Acrylic and Ink on Wood
$800

By investigating different perspectives and using bold colors, I recreate everyday places. My process begins by either photographing or sourcing photos of spaces, from which I create collages. The collages are finished pieces and are references for my acrylic paintings. My references determine what textures and applications to use before painting each layer. After painting I add details with ink giving them an illustrative style. Through recreating these spaces, I reinvent the world using my imagination, but still including parts of reality.

Working with acrylic paint on wood panel, I use tape to form the shapes within the piece. As a final layer, I draw on the paintings giving the series an animated style. My work is derivative of original collages. Used as references, they are imaginative recreations of my own photographs.

Hear from the artist:

BUY
BACK TO GALLERY