Brian Roettinger

Like Quentin Fiore in Marshall McLuhan’s The Medium is the Massage, Brian Roettinger has been given equal billing alongside Aaron Rose and Mandy Kahn as co-author of Collage Culture. Here, Martha Read shines a spotlight on how Brian Roettinger’s design concept plays a pivotal role in how the book is read and exactly why that…

Collage Culture

Gemma de Cruz: Mandy, the title of your essay is “Living In The Mess”. Do you feel that this is a terminal mess, or that the ‘mess’ could be organised into something beautiful, uplifting and challenging? There are artists like Christian Marclay and Dexter Dalwood who use the physical idea of collage but whose work…