Ernesto Artillo Creates Stunning Pieces Full of Color and Texture

By: Meghan Young - Jul 3, 2015
References: ernestoartillo & trendland
The mixed-media collages of Ernesto Artillo, an artist hailing from Spain, can be just as easily described as fashionable as it can be beautiful. It focuses on editorial images that are juxtaposed with everything from watercolors to flower petals and other magazine cutouts. The mixed-media collages adhere to a soft and whimsical aesthetic that borders on the surreal.

Known to create visually striking mixed-media collages for prestigious publications in the past, it comes as no surprise that Artillo's work would take on a stylish twist. Yet the pieces can easily live in an art gallery, not just the pages of such fashionable reads. Nevertheless, consumers will appreciate the subtle references to fashion that is tempered by an appreciation of art and beauty.