Monthly Archives: January 2015

Call the cops. He copied!

Call the cops. He copied!

First published in The Guardian, 15 October, 2014. “The closer my work is to the original, the more threatening and critical the content. However, my work is entirely transformed in that my purpose and perception are entirely different. I think my paintings are critically transformed, but it would be difficult to prove it by any […]

Ello over Vee Eee

Ello over Vee Eee

First published in The Guardian, 2 October 2014. Robert Indiana had been experimenting with different versions of his LO over VE “LOVE” design in paintings since 1958, but it was when the Museum of Modern Art in New York commissioned him to design a christmas card in 1965 that it began its global domination. It became […]