Joseph Cornell took the art of collage one step further from using two dimensional images to making amazing, amazing assemblages from found objects. His boxes are little worlds unto themselves – I could get lost in them for days. Many of them were made with children in mind, embodying the magic of childhood daydreams.
(Oh yeah, he was also totally crazypants. So it goes.)
Untitled (Hotel du Cygne)
Untitled (Medici Princess)