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Thomas Robson Art Portfolio.

Visual essays harnessing L'art du détournement to create transitory new types of provisional imagery
invested with an amalgam of the enigmatic and the accessible.
Invested with compelling interplays between the residual associations of the original pictures
and the dissonances of the imposed visual collisions.

Should you wish to find out more about my practice
please purchase one of the books featuring my work.
As all contain good background essays encapsulating my motivations and working practices.

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Reviews
A critic reviews it thus:

“Rare is it that we find such conflict focused in one artwork. Often we search for unities amidst the disjuncture, harmony among discord, but through the sheer contradiction of these images, Robson sets out a genuine challenge to our interpretative skills.”
Art books featuring Thomas Robson.
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Pirates! - L'art du détournement culturel
de Sophie PUJAS (Auteur).

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About The Book:
The art of subversion by the author of the best seller Street art, urban poetry.
(synopsis translated from the french, apologies for any ambiguities).

“ Theorised by the situationists in the 1950s, these diversions represent creativity under the auspices of the wink, or flirting with the absurd, but also exhibiting a permanent air of suspicion. From now on, in the era of 2.0, everyone can appropriate the cult images and play with them. This art of subversion is embedded in everyday life and continues to is developing new territories emerging as a new media.

Between nostalgic fetishism and ironic disruption, the masterpieces of the past and pop icons are revisited.

Through six thematic chapters and twenty portraits, this book explores the world of these creatives who have the art of unusual rapprochement, manipulation, metaphor. They upset the codes and deconstruct the icons of the history of art or pop culture, manipulate words, hack public space, heckle with reality, claim a salutary incivility, give birth to a new reverie of familiar objects.”
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Art Exhibitions featuring Thomas Robson.

Successfully participated in Red Dot Miami during Miami Art week,
in Partnership with
Lemon Frame Gallery.

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