Using extensive digital manipulation and visual sampling, famous masterpieces are sent into a tailspin in Barry Kite‘s reinterpretations of the classics. The quirky collages feature cross samplings of famous works of art that makes for a surreal composition of recognizable characters set against familiar backgrounds. Labeling his art as narrative, the American artist’s collages requires a bit of familiarity with art history but even with none, his colorful renditions begs for a closer look to be able to take it all in. Prints and other items are available for purchase on his online store.
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