A fine print of the original collage. The wild tentacles of a pink octopus overtake a boat, threatening the concentrated poise of the crew.
Born in Suffolk, England, Ben Giles is a fast-rising artist. He takes an open approach to media, working in everything from video art to drawing to collages composed of torn-up books. Though he owns a novelty cruise ship camera, Giles shoots most of his photographs with an Olympus 35 Sp.