First published: Spring 2008
Tutti Frutti is a synonym of mixture, variety and crossover; it seeks to express the cultural diversity of the entire world's people through their popular graphics, the name of a genre which deserves to be recognised as such. My aim is to open a new window on contemporary visual culture and enrich it with the use of daily materials, techniques and resources which are faster, simpler, more ecological and accessible than our limited and impoverishing processes using computerised technology.
My interest and curiosity were aroused by names at first unknown to me, such as popular graphics, folklore, spontaneous or localist. Another factor in my growing interest in popular graphics was their affinity to Art Brut and Outsider Art. I realised I was faced with an immense and inexhaustible source of communication with utilitarian ends.
This is an article extract; read the full article in Raw Vision #62