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Matt Hill  Westchester, NY


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About Matt

For me, making cut paper art is purely a voyage of discovery. Each time I sit in front of a blank piece of white paper I direct the razor’s edge as it excises my delight, anguish,longing and humor; I reach for meaning, clarity or closure. My only purpose is to enjoy the process – and I do, wholeheartedly.

In a world where the literal dominates, my process is one of developing relationships between what I remove and what is left behind. The act of cutting paper is akin to how I live my life – there is no eraser, no second chance, only indelible choices. Each day, a new page. And most importantly, there is no sketch or plan. The result often surprises me; from that I derive much joy.

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9 reactions displayed


08.18.2009 @ 1:26 PM

love yourwork very artisit


07.16.2009 @ 3:35 AM

nice pic :) like a bird


06.29.2008 @ 10:31 PM

Your work is amazing! The detail just amazes me! One word... Fabulous! :)


06.29.2008 @ 4:09 PM

Understanding the process suddenly brought the image to life.


06.28.2008 @ 11:17 PM

soooo neat!


06.28.2008 @ 10:14 PM

Great work. Accessible, free feeling style. The blank slate and permanence of each piece is particularly intriguing. Most of all I like that Matt obtains joy and surprise not only in the finished result but the "only purpose is to enjoy the process-." Knowing that makes me enjoy the work more and ask questions that I might not have asked myself about his art.

Monocular cog

06.28.2008 @ 12:17 PM

this goes for almost all the people i've seen on artist a day...awesome work!


06.28.2008 @ 11:10 AM

That's sweet. Do you pre-plan this out before you start cutting?

Spray man

06.28.2008 @ 10:44 AM

That picture visualy creative.

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