A new theme week starting tomorrow…light on text but long on pictures!
For reasons I’m not able to fully articulate I have a big time weakness for collage, photomontage and its related disciplines. Maybe it’s because the method (if not the necessary level of skill or pictorial sense) seems tantalisingly within reach; maybe it’s the combination of destruction and construction.
The examples here come from a lucky flea market find in Berlin; unfortunately I’m unable to credit the artist as they were unsigned. And while the source images apear to be from 1950s/1960s magazines, it’s unclear whether the collages also date from this period or whether they were compiled after the fact.
Anyway, the examples coming up during the…
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