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Mirror #7: Coral Killers – Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti

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Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror #7: Coral Killers, 2017
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

More about this ongoing series: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

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Mirror #2: BB Rosa – Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti

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Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror #2: BB Rosa, 2017
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

More about this ongoing series: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

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Update to Mirror Numbers – Collaboration in Progress

Here are the latest pictures from the Mirror Numbers Series Angela Oaks and I have been collaboratively working on over the long distance between NY and Colorado. Each piece is on a found fabric sample swatch and depicts a mirrored number as its starting point. Mirror #6(9): Petrol is done. So is Mirror #8: Marine Life (8 Clams), and now Mirror #3: Thunderbolt Toddy. #7 and #2 are getting close – see the studio pictures below. Click each image to see it larger.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror #3: Thunderbolt Toddy, 2017
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Numbers (work in progress), 2017
detail.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Numbers (work in progress), 2017
studio view.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Numbers (work in progress), 2017
detail.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Numbers (work in progress), 2017
studio view.

Previous images from this collaborative work in progress: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

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Mirror Numbers – Collaboration in Progress

Angela Oaks and I have been collaborating on a series of paintings on found fabric samples. Each swatch features a mirrored depiction of a number as its starting point. Click each image below to see it larger. Here’s an overview of all 8 of the pieces in their current state (a few summers ago.) The number 6 (or 9?) Mirror # 6: Petrol is complete; the others are in progress. They’ve changed a lot – you can see in these latest pictures: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Overview of Mirror Numbers (work in progress), 2014-present**
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm each.
**(Or it really might be 1999 or 2000 – present, because that’s about when I think Angie found those samples.)

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Number 7 (work in progress), 2014
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Number 2 & 7 (work in progress), 2014
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm each.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Number 4 (work in progress), 2014
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror Numbers - Work in Progress
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror Number 1 (work in progress), 2014
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

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Mirror #8: Marine Life (8 Clams) – Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti

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Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror #8: Marine Life (8 Clams), 2014
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

More about this ongoing series: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

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Work in Progress – Calendar Collaboration with Angela Oaks

Here is the latest progress on a collaborative piece my friend artist Angela Oaks and I are working on together. This is a found fabric calendar we’ve been painting, that has been cut up and sewn back together and now, I think, has potential to be viewed from either side. The “front” and the “flip” side are pictured below, and if you scroll to the third image, you will see what it looked like before it was cut up.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Work in Progress
A collaboration between Angela Oaks and Elisha Sarti, Working title: ChoBo 1861/1981, in progress
Acrylic, pen, mixed media on found fabric calendar
28 in x 15.5 in / 71.12 cm x 39.37 cm.

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Work in Progress
A collaboration between Angela Oaks and Elisha Sarti, Working title: ChoBo 1861/1981, in progress
Acrylic, pen, mixed media on found fabric calendar
28 in x 15.5 in / 71.12 cm x 39.37 cm.

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2012
A collaboration between Angela Oaks and Elisha Sarti, Working title: ChoBo 1861/1981, in progress
Acrylic, pen, mixed media on found fabric calendar
28 in x 15.5 in / 71.12 cm x 39.37 cm.

Larger image: here

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Mirror # 6: Petrol – Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti

Angela Oaks X Elisha Sarti - Mirror No. 9 - 2013
Angela Oaks & Elisha Sarti, Mirror # 9: Petrol, 2013
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

More about the Mirror Numbers Series: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers
Larger image: here

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Work in Progress – Updates to a Collaboration with Angela Oaks

I was so delighted with the package my friend artist Angela Oaks recently sent from Boulder, Colorado. It contained her latest additions to the collaboration we’ve been working on: a series of mixed media paintings on found fabric samples. Below are some images of the pieces so far. Updates are here: http://elishasarti.com/tag/mirror-numbers

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2013
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti, As yet untitled work in progress, 2013
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Larger image: here

At the center of each swatch we’ve added a shape made from a mirrored number. We’re using those shapes to showcase various images inspired by the numbers as well as by (now-amusing) words like Petrol, Group I from the small labels in each swatch’s corner that were once used to catalog the fabric.

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2013
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti, As yet untitled work in progress, 2013
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Larger image: here

More of Angie’s work can be seen at NOWhere Limited and follow her tumblr here: http://doghed.tumblr.com

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2013
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti, As yet untitled work in progress, 2013
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Larger image: here

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2013
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti, As yet untitled work in progress, 2013
Mixed media on found fabric
8 in x 12 in / 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm.

Larger image: here

The last piece pictured above has been finished. See the completed version: here

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Work in Progress – A Second Collaboration with Angela Oaks

I’ve been working on a couple of long distance collaborations with artist Angela Oaks, my friend in Boulder, Colorado. This one is based on the idea of mirrored numbers and is painted on a series of found suede(?) sample swatches. Here’s what Angie’s been painting on the numbers so far. Looks great, don’t ya think? You can see more of Angie’s work at NOWhere Limited and follow her tumblr here: http://doghed.tumblr.com

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2012
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2012
Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2012
A collaboration between Angela Oaks and Elisha Sarti, No title yet, in progress
Acrylic, pen, mixed media on found fabric.

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Work in Progress – Collaboration with Angela Oaks

I’ve been working on a long distance collaboration with artist Angela Oaks, my friend in Boulder, Colorado. Here’s what we’ve got so far. We have each had one pass at it at the time of this photo. You can see more of Angie’s work at NOWhere Limited and follow her tumblr here: http://doghed.tumblr.com

Angela Oaks x Elisha Sarti - New Painting in Progress - 2012
A collaboration between Angela Oaks and Elisha Sarti, Working title: ChoBo 1861/1981, in progress
Acrylic, pen, mixed media on found fabric calendar
28 in x 15.5 in / 71.12 cm x 39.37 cm.

Larger image: here

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