IMAGISTIC REMIX - Into Contemporary Art
Ubiquity, Multiples, Celebrity, Commerce, Power

The use of "found" popular images in contemporary art.

Pre-fabricated and industrially manufactured works of art


Mel Ramos

Superman (1961-62)














Mark Chamberlain











Nancy Burson

First and Second Beauty Composites (1982)

(First Composite: Bette Davis, Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelley, Sophia Loren, and Marilyn Monroe.)

(Second Composite: Jane Fonda, Jacqueline Bisset, Diane Keaton, Brooke Shields, and Meryl Streep)















Warhead I (55% Reagan, 45% Brezhnev, less than 1% each of Thatcher, Mitterand, and Deng), 1982















Cory Arcangel













Michael Hernandez de Luna























Laura Splan












Carl Fudge

Rhapsody Spray (2000)












Mobile Suit (2001)















Jon Haddock









Richard Prince

Untitled (Cowboy) (2001)



























Untitled (Cowboy) (1989)













Untitled (Cowboy) (2003)











Sherrie Levine

Fountain (1991)
















Dan Flavin


























Donal Judd