Hand-pulled Screen Print on 300gsm Somerset soft-white textured paper
Dan Hillier makes collages and ink drawings using a mixture of found imagery and his own imaginings. His work is born out of a passion for line work and collage, a love of archaic imagery and an urge to produce pictures that provoke humour, wonder and a certain subconscious recognition in the viewer. When Dan works, he usually begins with an idea of what he wants to make and sifts through source material from old books and illustrations, allowing himself to be led by what he finds and whatever associations may arise, whilst keeping the various possible final outcomes in mind. He scans these source elements where he plays around with them and excavates the final picture, adding scans of ...
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