22" x 22"
Recycling: The process to change waste materials into new products to prevent waste of potentially useful materials.
Smashed and left to decay in a neighboring creek-bed within the Appalachian Mountains, the guitar body represented in these prints was rescued and repurposed in order to create hand-made collagraph prints based on the concept of re-using found materials.
One man's trash is another man's printing matrix.
The text featured within the pick-guard is based on a 1968 Rolling Stone interview with the guitar-smashing pioneer of The Who, Peter Townshend, and how his frustration led to a crave for visual, rather than audible, attention and would influence the reckless on-stage tradition that would last for decades to come.
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