Archive for September, 2011

Sep 13 2011

Richard Hamilton 1922-2011

Published by news under obituary

Hamilton saw our future coming: He even designed a computer as a readymade artwork in the early days of digital. He saw and accepted the way technology changes the human condition. Yet he cared about, and fought for, the human ghost in the machine. That is what makes him a great artist.

—- Jonathan Jones on Richard Hamilton

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image: Richard Hamilton, Palindrome, 1974

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