What about showing the work of RObert Rauschenberg?
>Awhile back, people were talking about using words and images. I would
>like to do a collage project with my 8th grade on this. I liked Krista's
>idea of making lists of words and creatiing a poem out of them, then a
>piece of art based on the poem.
>I have looked at the works of Herb Lubalin, Robert Indiana and Barbara
>Kruger, but they're not really what I'm thinking of.
>I'd like to use words/images from magazines/newspapers, combining them with
>pastel, tissuepaper, fabric...whatever, on a piece of oaktag or some other
>Does anyone know of any artists who do work like this? Or web sites for
>collage artists? I'd like to give my kids some sample works to consider.
>Or does anyone have just some ideas?