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Revealing Evil: The Visual Zygosis of John Heartfield

With his scathing photomontages, John Heartfield subverted the propaganda of the Nazi Reich…

The political potential of photomontage was pioneered by three prominent members of the Berlin Dada group. During the First World War, Helmut Herzfeld, George Grosz, and Hannah Höch were experimenting with arranging photographic elements sourced from advertising, newspapers, journals, and pamphlets, thus synthesising selected images to create new meanings. This was also the first melding…

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Remy Dean

Remy Dean

Author, Artist, Creative Consultant in Education. ‘This, That, and The Other’ fantasy novels published by The Red Sparrow Press. https://remydean.blogspot.com