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Mark Wagner Gives All Other Currency Artists A Run For Their Money. UPDATED.

Currency Collages by Mark Wagner

At the moment, tattoo artist Scott Campbell’s cut currency seems to be the most blogged about and cited artwork when it comes to cut up money. And artist Hanna von Goeler paints upon United States currency. But it’s the work of artist Mark Wagner that I find the most impressive. Using only $1 bills, Mark creates extraordinary ‘currency collages’.
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Clever and Creative C-Notes. Redesign the $100 Bill at Make Your Franklin.

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above: the 100$ bill redesigned by Sean Fermoyle

Make Your Franklin is an online community art project devised by French designers Vincent Desdoigts, Martin Joubert and Etienne Lecorre, that allows anyone to design their own version of the United States 100$ bill. They are asking for you to recreate the money with a symbol of modern society. (more…)

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Ben’s So New Money. A Close Look At The 100$ Bill Redesign.

$100 Bill Redesign

Update: The circulation of this new bill design has taken much longer than initially expected. See an updated post on the new $100 bill here. (more…)

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