retro art


Abstract expressionism my first love when it comes to painting and printmaking. Uniquely American as is Jazz the two dance together like lovers. These MonoPrints are handmade using Collage elements on the block and then printed using Golden Acrylic paints on Arches of France Printmaking Paper. copyright Edwin Wade

Tiki Futura Series

Tiki series. a series of pieces that combine collage, my mid century modern patterns, Tiki Idols, Moai combined with hand painted elements to create my version of Tiki Art.

The Futura series comprises a total of 90 Emulsion Transfers on Birch Panels. The series spans the 1950s -1960s briding together design, pop culture, politics, social commentary with parody and swagger.

I hope you enjoy this mini promotional video
pieces available at Just Modern and ETSY.