National Collage Society http://wrti.org en The National Collage Society's Annual Juried Exhibition in Collegeville, PA http://wrti.org/post/national-collage-societys-annual-juried-exhibition-collegeville-pa <p>As the National Collage Society presents its 28<sup>th</sup> <a href="http://www.nationalcollage.com/exhibitions/12j.html" target="_blank"><strong>annual juried exhibition at Ursinus College</strong></a> near Philadelphia, WRTI&rsquo;s Susan Lewis discovers that there are still some rules for making collage, but the medium invites practitioners to go right ahead and break them.</p> Sat, 04 Aug 2012 15:07:00 +0000 Susan Lewis 4230 at http://wrti.org The National Collage Society's Annual Juried Exhibition in Collegeville, PA Celebrating 100 Years of Collage as Fine Art http://wrti.org/post/celebrating-100-years-collage-fine-art <p>The use of&nbsp;collage as a form&nbsp;of fine art is traced&nbsp;to 1912,&nbsp;when&nbsp;early 20th-century&nbsp;artists Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque&nbsp;began gluing&nbsp;objects onto their paintings.&nbsp; WRTI&#39;s Susan Lewis&nbsp;considers the evolution of&nbsp;collage as fine art and as a&nbsp;socially relevant form of&nbsp;personal and political expression.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 17:56:15 +0000 Susan Lewis 4048 at http://wrti.org Celebrating 100 Years of Collage as Fine Art An Exploration of Collage http://wrti.org/post/exploration-collage <p>As the National Collage Society presents its <a href="http://www.nationalcollage.com/exhibitions/12j.html" target="_blank"><strong>28th Annual Juried Exhibit </strong></a>at Ursinus College&#39;s Berman Museum of Art in Collegeville, PA, WRTI&#39;s Susan Lewis explores the medium of collage. The exhibition runs from June 9th to August 12, 2012.</p> Sat, 16 Jun 2012 15:05:00 +0000 Susan Lewis 4000 at http://wrti.org An Exploration of Collage