Shane Wheatcroft Creates Vintage Collaged Portraits That Tell About Dreams

Shane Wheatcroft

Shane Wheatcroft creates collaged portraits that are inspired by dreams. The vintage collages from different ads and magazines feature vintage layers. On them, people performing various activities are depicted with notes of intrigue and drama.

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Vintage Collaged Portraits

The artist’s snips of photographed subjects show a woman replays on a party scene, a businessman with his family, and other characters. Wheatcroft with a work experience of five years can boast works of collages, that range from bold sayings to funny slogans and headlines. The portraits feature images from the periods 1945 and 1975.

Dramatic Dreams Portraits

The portrait also features furniture, while the figures are pasted on top. These additional details create an abstract representation of a face. The artist often uses his personal experience in the head that then becomes the main theme of the artwork. Shane shares that he can spend hours looking for an image where the person or furniture is the right size.

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