Top 10 Collage Artists: Man Ray - contributed impressively to avant-garde, fashion and portrait photography, in particular with his solarised and isomorphic portraits of Lee Miller. Ray’s photomontages play with femininity and form, as in his multiple exposures of Alice Prin, better known as Kiki de Montparnasse, and Dora Maar.

Top 10 Collage Artists: Hannah Höch to Man Ray

Top 10 Collage Artists: Man Ray - contributed impressively to avant-garde, fashion and portrait photography, in particular with his solarised and isomorphic portraits of Lee Miller. Ray’s photomontages play with femininity and form, as in his multiple exposures of Alice Prin, better known as Kiki de Montparnasse, and Dora Maar.

Hannah Höch, Dompteuse (Tamer), 1930 Photomontage with collage elements, 14 x 10 1/4 inches

Hannah Höch, Dompteuse (Tamer), 1930 Photomontage with collage elements, 14 x 10 1/4 inches

Raoul Hausmann. The Art Critic 1919-20. Hausmann, a founder member of the Berlin Dada group, developed photomontage as a tool of satire and political protest. The fragment of a German banknote behind the critic’s neck suggests that he is controlled by capitalist forces. The words in the background are part of a poem poster made by Hausmann to be pasted on the walls of Berlin.

Raoul Hausmann. The Art Critic 1919-20. Hausmann, a founder member of the Berlin Dada group, developed photomontage as a tool of satire and political protest. The fragment of a German banknote behind the critic’s neck suggests that he is controlled by capitalist forces. The words in the background are part of a poem poster made by Hausmann to be pasted on the walls of Berlin.

Raoul Hausmann, Dada (Collage for the First International Dada Fair in Berlin), 1920

Raoul Hausmann, Dada (Collage for the First International Dada Fair in Berlin), 1920

John Stezaker - photomontage (like Raoul Hausmann and John Heartfield)

John Stezaker - photomontage (like Raoul Hausmann and John Heartfield)

Raoul HAUSMANN. Dada im gewöhnlichen Leben (DADA Cino), 1920. Collage et photomontage sur papier, 31.7 x 22.5, collection particulière

Raoul HAUSMANN. Dada im gewöhnlichen Leben (DADA Cino), 1920. Collage et photomontage sur papier, 31.7 x 22.5, collection particulière

Photo of Raoul Hausmann taken by August Sander, 1927-28 Raoul Hausmann was considered an important figure in Berlin Dada.

Photo of Raoul Hausmann taken by August Sander, 1927-28 Raoul Hausmann was considered an important figure in Berlin Dada.

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