Monday, March 9, 2009

Sherri Caudell Brennan

Yardbird, 2008, collage and paint on paper, 9" x 12"

J.G. Ballard, 2008, collage on paper, 9" x 12"

Untitled, 2007, collage on paper, 12" x 9"

Givenchy Paris, 2006, photograph, 8" x 10"

Saturday Night, 2007, collage on fabric, 11" x 8 1/2"
Beak, 2007, collage on fabric, 11" x 8 1/2"

Boombatta, 2006, collage on paper, 12" x 9"

I just ran across this article by Charlie White in the current issue of Artforum. He seems curious about, but slightly dismissive of what he sees as a adolescent trend in contemporary collage. Sherri Caudell Brennan is a great example of someone who utilizes the kind of 'teenage bedroom' esthetic that he talks about, but there's a lot more going on. They've got some serious soul...


  1. another good find on the OG.. these are great!

  2. These look very fresh. I love the way Sherri photographed the bottom one on black showing the looseleaf holes and the way the background relates to the thumbs up hand...very clever

  3. one of the best kept secrets around. her drawings are also brilliant.

  4. I am in on the secret, works look great Sherri.