102 Satirical Photographic Ironies: Subtle to Subversive by Marques Vickers

By Marques Vickers

Irony and subtlety permit right satire. The shrewder and extra subversive the message, the higher the possibility it will likely be misunderstood or unappreciated.

Photographer, writer and social satirist Marques Vickers has compiled a chain of comparative pictures and statement in his version “102 Satirical Photographic Ironies: refined to Subversive”. The photographic compositions are laid out to resemble modern advertisements.

This version is an unique and disarming visible portrayal of way of life offerings and realities that pose paradoxical contrasts. Vickers’ 3rd satirical paintings ventures into social statement and presumptive observations often taken with no consideration. His past versions targeting human phobias and obsessions.

Among the various issues of attack contain racism, sexism, nationalism, poverty, habit, privateness invasion, societal evolution, icons, vanishing idealism, extra and clichés that frequently summarize human behavior.

His succinct and occasionally biting messages provide an offbeat viewpoint to commonly simplistic assumptions. His downplayed visible comparisons distinction with overt proselytizing strategies that he observes in his preface as “usually condescending, sentimentalized or just redundant”. Vickers images deals him a platform to concentration his objective past superficiality with a amazing absence of malice.

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