Richard Hamilton

Richard Hamilton  (Tate Modern, London 2014), “an artist whose considerable ambition was to “get all of living” into his work”.

Richard Hamilton, Just what is it that makes today's homes so different, so appealing? (1956)
Richard Hamilton, Just what is it that makes today’s homes so different, so appealing? (1956)

“living space crowded with up-to‑the-minute objects of desire…well observed and playful consumer’s catalogue but at a more profound level horribly disquieting….No other work of art of its period expresses so precisely the jarringly ambivalent spirit of the age.”

Fiona McCarthy, The Guardian, 2014

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