19/03/2012 11' 54''

As a tribute to the late Richard Hamilton, here are a few excerpts from a 2003 conversation between this pop art icon and Carles Guerra. Some thoughts on the influence of American magazines in post-war Britain, the role of Marcel Duchamp in twentieth century art, Hamilton's depiction of women, and the use of public figure images and text in his artworks.

00:00 The American influence
02:41 Duchamp and iconoclasm
06:07 The depiction of women
07:31 Celebrity, abundance
10:20 Text-based paintings

ExtraCarles GuerraRichad HamiltonDeleted ScenesDesires and necessities. MACBA Collection