Monday, February 22, 2010

Gentlemen Take Polaroids

... and also make collages. At least, David  Hockney does.

First up, a polaroid collage. A riff on his famous pool paintings of the late 60's, early 70's.

There's a number of well-known Hockney photo-collages, and they tend to give the impression that they're easy to do. They're not. Just google 'Hockney photo-collage' and you'll find a number of works inspired by Hockney, few of which are remotely interesting or compelling.

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