Collage Shop is a one-day workshop and presentation about collage art with Community Gallery artist, Tay Butler. Tay will present on the history of collage and Black artists who work in the medium, as well as his own work and history. After the presentation, visitors will be provided supplies to make their own collage! Join us to make a collage with Tay Butler!
During the program, Tay Butler will have some original works for purchase.
About Tay Butler
Tay Butler is multi-disciplinary artist based in Houston, TX and working in Fayetteville, AR. Butler graduated in May 2019 from the University of Houston with a Bachelors, Fine Art in Photography and Digital Media. Retiring from the US Army and abandoning a dream engineering career to find purpose, Butler soon uncovered a rich appreciation for Black history and a deep love for photography. Using history as a canvas and memory as glue, Butler has created and showcased historically-layered analog and digital images and video through numerous exhibitions in and around Houston, while building a solid presence through social media. When not visually exploring the Black past, present and future, he is working on numerous projects for an assortment of collaborators, to include the HAITI National Basketball Team and Project Backboard.
Tay Butler is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Arkansas’ Photography and Studio Art program.