Artist Hacks Sheet Music To Create Musical Portraits [Pics]

Artist Hacks Sheet Music To Create Musical Portraits [Pics]

Erica Iris Simmons "draws” with objects like audio tape and reel-to-reel tape to create works from everyday items.

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  • 30 april 2012

What makes Erica Iris Simmons’ talent so great is the way she sees hidden potential within objects. A quick visit to the gallery in her website will reveal her deftness at working with analog materials. She deconstructs banal objects and uses the pieces to recreate them as works of art. As she describes in her artist statement, she looks for “worlds within worlds” as she uses familiar materials to draw in a new way:

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