The street is truly a bottomless source of art inspiration. I love taking photos of graffitis and torn posters on the walls, it’s definitely a good art reference. I feel that both elements are the very essence of Collage Art. I actually tried to recreate this style in my collage but I still need to develop it some more.
This is also how artist Jacques Villeglé turned this ripped and lacerated posters into Art! Jaques is a French mixed-media artist who started collecting posters from the street way back in the 1940s. Biruin niyo ganoon na katagal, Asteg diba!!!
(last 4 images taken from the Net)
In an interview he said that intervention is at the minimum possible. The story emerges in the layers of the torn paper/poster. The game is to find what is in the street… Well, this is one definite proof that you can find ART everywhere.