Sammy Slabbinck Reworks Vintage Photographs into Surreal Imagery

By: Sophia Pelka - Published: Apr 4, 2012 • References: society6 &
Sammy Slabbinck renders dynamic collage prints, combining vintage photographs with contemporary compositional styles. The images frequently feature a retro super model, cut up into pieces and redistributed, playing with exaggeration and proportions. Other times, these models are placed in a reverse context, juxtaposing modern ideals with traditional states of mind. Memorable pieces include a work featuring the giant face of a smiling lady taking over a sunset, and a graffiti-covered model.

Sammy Slabbinck is a Belgian artist. His eye for muted tones and surreal compositions make his work engaging and memorable. In conjunction with his collage works, Slabbinck has an impressive portfolio of typographic works. His works can be bought through his site on Society6, and would be great for anyone looking to spice up their home decor. Stats for Retro Model Collages Trending: Older & Warm
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