The International Artist Statement and or Biography Committee stipulates that by law I must include puzzling references to no fewer than two (2) Masters of Photography; incorporating a vague exercise of self-glorification and artistic journey. So...
Tony Dadson's Artist Statement.
Through my work, I attempt to examine the phenomenon of Scooby Doo as a metaphorical interpretation of both Jerry Uelsmann and discombobulating.
What began as a personal journey of bullshitism has translated into images of chocolate eclairs and Adam's Apples that resonate with Anglo-Saxon people to question their own blueness.
My mixed media bamboozlement embody an idiosyncratic view of Confucious, yet the familiar imagery allows for a connection between Ansel Adams, particle physics and watermelons.
My work is in the private collection of Victoria Beckham who said 'Dude!, that's some real protozoic Art.'
I am a recipient of a grant from Folsom Prison where I served time for stealing mugs and tie clips from the gift shop of The Guggenheim. I have exhibited in group shows at Pizza Hut and MoMA, though not at the same time. I currently spend my time between my garden shed and Berlin.