Town of Mirrors
The Reassembled Imagery of Robert PollardBook - 2008
In addition to being a prolific songwriter/recording artist, Pollard is agifted and prolific visual artist, working mostly in the medium of collage (notsurprising, given his interest in sound collage as a recording artist). His workhas been exhibited at Michael Imperioli's Studio Dante in New York and the Rock& Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, OH. He has created the covers to almostevery Guided By Voices record and countless other Pollard-related releases. Town of Mirrors collects the very best of Pollard's visual art andlyrics/poetry.
Featuring over 175 of Pollard's favorite collages, hand-picked by theartist, as well as over a dozen new collages produced exclusively for thiscollection, Town of Mirrors is the first comprehensive collection ofPollard's visual art ever released. Pollard's collages are the visual equivalentof his poetic and imagistic lyrics, surreal and reminiscent of the collages ofartists ranging from Jack Kirby to Winston Smith.
From Library Staff
multcolib_matt Apr 04, 2014
Pollard is a gifted and prolific visual artist, working mostly in the medium of collage. His work has been exhibited at Michael Imperioli's Studio Dante in New York and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, OH. He has created the covers to almost every Guided By Voices record and countless... Read More »