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Stezaker

  1. 1. • John Stezaker’s work re-examines the various relationships to the photographic image: as documentation of truth, purveyor of memory, and symbol of modern culture. • Using publicity shots of classic film stars, Stezaker splices and overlaps famous faces, creating hybrid ‘icons’. • In using stylistic images from Hollywood’s golden era, Stezaker both temporally and conceptually engages with his interest in Surrealism. Placed in contemporary context, his portraits retain their aura of glamour, whilst simultaneously operating as exotic ‘artefacts’ of an obsolete culture.
  2. 2. John Stezaker •John Stezaker’s work re-examines the various relationships to the photographic image: as documentation of truth, purveyor of memory, and symbol of modern culture. •John Stezaker munkája újra megvizsgálja a különböző kapcsolatokat, hogy a fotografikus kép: a dokumentáció az igazság, a szállító a memória, és a szimbólum a modern kultúra. •Using publicity shots of classic film stars, Stezaker splices and overlaps famous faces, creating hybrid ‘icons’. •A nyilvánosság felvételek a klasszikus filmsztárok, Stezaker darabbal és átfedések híres arcok, ami hibrid "ikonok". •In using stylistic images from Hollywood’s golden era, Stezaker both temporally and conceptually engages with his interest in Surrealism. Placed in contemporary context, his portraits retain their aura of glamour, whilst simultaneously operating as exotic ‘artefacts’ of an obsolete culture. •Használatával stiláris képeket hollywoodi aranykor, Stezaker fizikailag és fogalmilag bevonja az ő érdeklődését a szürrealizmus. Helyezett mai kontextusban, a portrék megőrzik aura csillogás, ezzel párhuzamosan működő egzotikus "tárgyak" az elavult kultúra.

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