"Chicago artist Phillip J. Speciale creates original paintings, drawings, digital collages and surreal three dimensional shadowboxes"
  • http://pjsstudios.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/No.6a.jpg
  • “Music to the Bone” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Music to the Bone” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Springtime” 2015 20 x 16 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Springtime” 2015 20 x 16 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Good and Evil” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Good and Evil” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Blue Skulls, Flowers and Butterflies” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Blue Skulls, Flowers and Butterflies” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Merry-Go-Round” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Merry-Go-Round” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Villla Dreams” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Villla Dreams” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Urns” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Urns” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Island of Mine” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Island of Mine” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

  • “Calder’s Desert” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

    “Calder’s Desert” 2015 Acrylic on Canvas by Phillip J. Speciale

 

Inspiration, Creativity and Imagination

Inspired by the works of Joseph Cornell, Robert Rauschenberg, Dali and Man Ray,  Phillip J. Speciale describes his work as surreal assemblage and surreal digital collage art . These mixed media pieces encourage people to form their own interpretation of each shadow box and/or digital collage print. By applying abstraction  to the assemblage prints, Speciale tries to increase the dynamic between audience and author by objectifying emotions and investigating the duality that develops through different interpretations. Read More

 

Front 1Front 2front 3Front 4