Collagist, Alexis Smith Likens Her Process To Writing

Posted by: Kevin Coyle

Alexis Smith’s collages tend to stand out through her use of text. In this fantastic  interview with the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles her use of text is further explained and realized. Smith says, “I’m like a writer who makes art instead.” While this approach may seem simple on the surface, it opens a world of knowledge regarding Smith’s intentions and inspirations. There is really something special about hearing Alexis talk about her process while getting an intimate look at her studio. Enjoy the video!

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