Painting by Marcel Alcalá
Materials: Gouache on paper
Dimensions: 32" x 44"
Created for the occasion of Goodnight House, Los Angeles-based artist Marcel Alcala's playful, cartoon-like paintings riff on the surrealism found in the writing and illustrations of Goodnight Moon, the ubiquitous children's book that inspired Fort Makers' recent group show.
Frame: Big Yellow Paper Mâché Frame
By Margot DeMarco
Materials: Plywood, Insulation Foam, Hardwood, Paper Mâché, Latex Paint
Dimensions: 31" x 20"
Known for his playful and subversive work, multi-media artist Margot Demarco has handcrafted a series of paper mâché frames to accompany Los Angeles-based artist Marcel Alcala's paintings on the occasion of Goodnight House, a recent Fort Makers exhibition inspired by the ever-popular children's book: Goodnight Moon. Demarco's Big Yellow Paper Mâché Frame is constructed from plywood and insulation foam MDF, paper mâché, hardwood, and latex paint, and sold separately from Alcala's paintings.