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Al Souza

 (born 1944)
Al Souza is active/lives in Texas, New York, Massachusetts.  Al Souza is known for collage from jugsaw puzzles, mixed-media works.

Al Souza

Al Souza is a Massachusetts-born, Houston-based artist.  Over the past fifteen years, he has made works "of extraordinary originality and dazzling beauty" collaged from jigsaw puzzles, often four or five layers deep (Pillsbury, 2000, p. 2).

Pillsbury's appreciation of Souza's art was not simply its finished result, but in the process itself, and in the meaning and intention inherent within the process--something he described with great sensitivity in his catalogue introduction accompanying the first of two Souza exhibitions he mounted at Pillsbury-Peters Gallery in Dallas.

Because Ted Pillsbury's language can seldom be paraphrased without losing the richness of his personality, or without obscuring a glimpse into the sp  ...  Displaying 750 of 4763 characters.

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About  Al Souza

Born:  1944 - Massachusetts
Known for:  collage from jugsaw puzzles, mixed-media works