Some Collages: Jim Jarmusch


A collection of never-before-seen collages from Jim Jarmusch


ISBN: 9781944860424 Category:


Although Jim Jarmusch is best known for his storied career in independent cinema, over the years he has produced hundreds of pieces of collage art, the majority of which has been rarely seen by the public. Drawing inspiration from the largest medium of cultural documentation-newspapers-Jarmusch delicately crafts each work by layering newsprints on cardstock. These small-scale (notecard-size) pieces are often characterized by their tongue-in-cheek nature: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump’s faces are affixed to nameless suits, two Andy Warhols are posed in a X-Files-esque tunnel, various musicians perform with ever-so-timely surgical masks. Collected here for the first time, [Untitled] showcases Jarmusch’s profanely assembled vision.

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Weight 655 g
Dimensions 22.1 x 15.9 cm
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 24 January 2022
Number of pages 268
Format Hardback
Contributors Text by Randy Kennedy and Leuc Sante
Dimensions 22.1 x 15.9 cm
Weight 655 g


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Jim Jarmusch is a film director, screenwriter, actor, producer, editor, musician, composer, and artist. A prominent figure in independent cinema, his notable films include Stranger than Paradise (1984), Dead Man (1999), and Broken Flowers (2005). Jarmusch is the recipient of the Josef von Sternberg Award, Filmmaker on the Edge Award, as well as both the Camera d'Or and the Grand Prix from the Cannes Film Festival. This is his first book of collage artwork.