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Painted Textile Collages (178)

Pacita Abad was one of the few artists who successfully merged traditional textiles with contemporary painting. Like her signature combinations of vibrant colors, Pacita's incorporation of a complete range of collaged textiles from gauze and burlap to batik and woven ikat cloth, blend seamlessly in her artwork. At times the textiles dominate Pacita's textile collages, but in the vast majority of the paintings the textiles in the hand-stitched and painted canvases play a complementary role to Pacita's emotions and color. Read More

Basel Art 32 Fair
Biennale in Venice
A charmed life
Blue Skies
By night I was wild wit...
Al-Mahwit door
Because of blue
Because you are mine
All night long
April madness
Beside you
100 years of freedom: B...
Art is Ecstasy I
Art is Ecstasy II