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John Stezaker

Born in 1949, Worcester, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

John Stezaker was born in Worchester, in 1949. He lives and works in London. A cult figure in post-war British art, through a range of techniques made up of sparse and rigorous actions, Stezaker re-examines the role of the photographic image in contemporary culture, challenging its unreliability as a document of reality or a stronghold of memory, investigating the drift of its meanings. In his studio in London, the archive of images collected and catalogued obsessively by the artist are implem...Read more