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Simone Zimmermann is a German-born Mixed Media Artist based in New York City, with a Masters in Art & Design from the University of Wuppertal, Germany. ​ She has shown her work in group and solo exhibitions around Germany and New York. Simone works as a Video Editor, Graphic Artist and Music Promoter.



Artist Statement


My collages are sometimes dark and sometimes sexy, often exploring the divide between fantasy and reality in a playful, ironic, humorous and human way. ​ Common motifs in my work are identity, the art of portraiture, eroticism and pop culture. I see my images as snapshots from a surreal movie whose viewers can then create their own narrative.  ​In a fast paced world, I want the viewer to stand still just for a moment and get inspired.  Instead of using the traditional analog process of cutting out and putting different elements together using scissors and glue, I recreate the same workflow digitally to have more freedom of changing the scene, but still preserving the manual look of the final work.
 
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All images courtesy of the artist.  Copyright Simone Zimmermann, All rights reserved.  No unauthorized use of these images without the expressed written consent of the artist.

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SIMONE ZIMMERMANN:  THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT


A digital exhibition featuring selections from five collage series: Little Pals,

Sexy, Stars & Stripes, Strange is Beautiful, and Suspicious Minds.