No 260 Richard Hamilton

Swingeing London 67 (f) 1968-9 by Richard Hamilton 1922-2011“Pop art is Popular (designed for a mass audience), Transient (short-term solution), Expendable (easily forgotten), Low Cost, Mass Produced, Young (aimed at youth), Wicked, Sexy, Gimmicky, Glamorous, Big Business.” Richard Hamilton, so called ‘Father of Pop Art’, who was born on February 24, 1922.



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2 Responses to No 260 Richard Hamilton

  1. Sounds like Damien Hirst

    • The source of the quote said it was as if Hamilton knew what Warhol would be doing a few years later. If it was Hirst on the other hand it would include ‘Crap (but wouldn’t wipe my arse with it), Mass Produced (by a mass of ‘assistants’), etc)

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