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Untitled, 1984

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Peter Witkin

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Joel-Peter Witkin is an American photographer. He is famous for his subjects, which include those with physical deformities, dwarves, people who are intersex and also transsexuals. Peter Witkin’s work is also infused with themes about death and images of corpses.
 
« Artists are the people among us who realize creation didn't stop
on the sixth day. » 

Joel-Peter Witkin
While Peter Witkin is known for creating complex scenes for his photographic images, he also uses techniques such as toning or bleaching his prints, scratching his negatives or using other hands-on work as the negatives are developing. His images are often called tableaux due to the way that the subject matter is often mixed with props and scenery specifically constructed to create a portrait of an entire event or thematic, yet dark view, of a world.
 
« My purpose is to acknowledge the wonder of being part of Creation. Though I myself don't create anything, I make from what has been created. »
Joel-Peter Witkin


Because Peter Witkin often uses dismembered parts, corpses and amputated parts from insane asylums or medical schools, which is restricted in the United Stat Read More

Peter Witkin

Carrot Cake #1, 1980

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Robert MANGOLD | Untitled 3 ( from A Book of Silk Screen Prints) | Serigraph available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Mangold

Untitled 3 ( From A Book Of Silk Screen Prints), 1992

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Robert MANGOLD | Untitled 2 ( from A Book of Silk Screen Prints) | Serigraph available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Mangold

Untitled 2 ( From A Book Of Silk Screen Prints), 1992

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Robert MANGOLD | Untitled 1 ( from A Book of Silk Screen Prints) | Serigraph available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Mangold

Untitled 1 ( From A Book Of Silk Screen Prints), 1992

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Joel SHAPIRO | Untitled 1980-1982 | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on composition gallery

Joel Shapiro

Untitled 1980-1982 , 1982

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