We asked artist Lua Carvalho if she recalls the first collage she ever made. Her debut piece (pictured above) is still a major part of her life. She vividly remembers the day she made it. Lua remembers how moved she was she realized she was finally able to express what she wanted to say. She had found her medium. Listen to her story in the following audio clip.
Meet Lua Carvalho, Writer and Collage Artist based in Rio Bonito. This extraordinary 22-year-old artist has such an organic relationship with her medium that her process at times transcends image and written form. Her work is literally poetry.
Lua Carvalho [@lua.nacrvlh] é uma colagista e escritora de Rio Bonito. É também uma de nossas artistas favoritas do ano. Produz peças únicas e extremamente detalhistas por meio da colagem analógica. Nessa primeira parte da série, ela nos conta um pouco sobre como se encontrou nesse processo de sobrepor imagem e texto.