Alison Jackson says photography is 'slimy, deceitful medium'

Celebrity spoof artist Alison Jackson who hires lookalikes to take part in controversial fake photoshoots says her work shows what a ‘slimy, Dan과 그가 '놀라운'이라고 부르는 Strictly 섹스 폭탄의 마지막 춤입니다.’ photography is

  • Celebrity spoof artist has parodied everyone from Donald Trump to the Queen
  • She’s even created shocking image of Queen’s doppelgänger sitting on the loo
  • Says that she initially wanted to be a sculptor but was encouraged into medium
  • Said she ‘hatesphotography and is still keen to create controversial images
  • Spoof artist Alison Jackson, famed for her controversial fake celebrity shoots, has said that her work shows what a ‘slimy, Dan과 그가 '놀라운'이라고 부르는 Strictly 섹스 폭탄의 마지막 춤입니다.’ photography is.

    The British photographer is known for creating realistic comedy photographs of A-lister doppelgangers in awkward settings – 포함 케이트 미들턴프린스 윌리엄 in the bath and even 여왕 sitting on the loo.

    생후 3개월 된 새끼의 추락은 생존에 대한 귀중한 교훈을 배우면서 놀고 어머니 위로 기어올라가는 동생에게 놀라움이었습니다., 런던에 사는 사람, says she initially wanted to be a sculptor but was encouraged to pursue the art form while studying for her Masters at the Royal College of Art.

    In an interview with The Sunday Telegraph, Jackson said despite the fact she ‘hatesphotography, she’s still keen to create controversial images through the medium.

    Spoof artist Alison Jackson, famed for her controversial fake celebrity shoots, has said her work shows what a 'slimy, deceitful medium' photography is. The artist is pictured in London last month

    Spoof artist Alison Jackson, famed for her controversial fake celebrity shoots, has said her work shows what a ‘slimy, Dan과 그가 '놀라운'이라고 부르는 Strictly 섹스 폭탄의 마지막 춤입니다.’ photography is. The artist is pictured in London last month

    The British photographer, 사진에 2011, is known for creating realistic comedy photographs of A-lister doppelgangers in awkward settings

    The British photographer, 사진에 2011, is known for creating realistic comedy photographs of A-lister doppelgangers in awkward settings

    ‘I hate photography because it’s a slimy, Dan과 그가 '놀라운'이라고 부르는 Strictly 섹스 폭탄의 마지막 춤입니다., and I’ve made a whole body of work showing what a slimy, deceitful medium it is’, 그녀는 설명했다.

    에 1999, Jackson was threatened with expulsion from the RCA for exhibiting an image of a Princess Diana lookalike holding a biracial baby alongside a Dodi al-Fayed doppelgänger in her series Mental Images – 왕실.

    The Duke of Edinburgh was reportedly so upset with these images he withdrew from opening the exhibition that yearhowever that hasn’t deterred Jackson from creating controversial pieces.

    ‘I would absolutely make another piece like that,’ 그녀가 말했다. ‘[과] if you find it outrageous, you need to look in your own mind.

    The photographer is pictured posing in front of her work 'Seeing is Deceiving' showing a lookalike of the Queen in bed in 2011

    The photographer is pictured posing in front of her work ‘Seeing is Deceivingshowing a lookalike of the Queen in bed in 2011

    The artist revealed that a young Prince Harry lookalike she used for a shoot outside the Prince of Wales' house found himself in handcuffs (Prince Harry and Pippa Middleton lookalikes from 2011)

    The artist revealed that a young Prince Harry lookalike she used for a shoot outside the Prince of Waleshouse found himself in handcuffs (Prince Harry and Pippa Middleton lookalikes from 2011)

    Jackson is famous for recreating A-listers - from royals to the US president - in ordinary situations including shopping, taking selfies and even perched on the loo

    Jackson is famous for recreating A-listersfrom royals to the US presidentin ordinary situations including shopping, taking selfies and even perched on the loo

    그것은 정체성의 문제로 귀결된다, whose outrageous images include a lookalike Meghan Markle wrestling a fake Duchess of Cambridge to the floor by her hair, previously revealed that she often chases people down the street if they have the celebrity ‘lookshe wants.

    After creating a series of images satirising Donald Trump in 2016, Jackson revealed she’d seen 300 lookalikes at auditions but none made the cut, so she resorted to approaching people in the street.

    Speaking on ITV, 그녀가 말했다: ‘I would run after them and sayhey you look like Donald Trumpand since I mentioned that name they would either run away, put the phone down [또는] shout at me.

    ‘Eventually I was told to shove off in no uncertain terms and far less polite than that, so I slightly gave up and everyone kept sayingwhy aren’t you doing something?”

    Finally she found a 66-year-old man from Chicago who said he has been told ‘for yearsthat he resembles the businessman.

    에 1999, Jackson released her controversial series Mental Images - 왕실. She is pictured in front of one of her collections in 2009

    에 1999, Jackson released her controversial series Mental Images – 왕실. She is pictured in front of one of her collections in 2009

    Alison's outrageous images include a lookalike Meghan Markle wrestling a fake Duchess of Cambridge to the floor by her hair. She is pictured in London, 2018

    Alison’s outrageous images include a lookalike Meghan Markle wrestling a fake Duchess of Cambridge to the floor by her hair. She is pictured in London, 2018

    She also shared that she once got a Prince Harry double arrested after parking a ‘van of lookalikesoutside Prince Charles’ 집.

    ‘I parked my lookalike van outside Prince Charles’ 집, which was not the greatest thing [to do].

    ‘When I came back an hour laterfrom a photoshoot with a fake Queen outside Buckingham PalaceI found Prince Harry had been out of the van.

    ‘The police came along and were trying to put him in handcuffs. Never saw him again!’

    When asked why she thought the work was so popular, Jackson said people want to believe the imagery, 속담: ‘It doesn’t matter if it’s fake. I’m almost sort of replacing the real.

    ‘We live in this world you can’t believe any more. We need to believe. The photography seduces you into thinking it’s real.