Joe Machine’s debut electronic publication, “Becoming the Perpetrator” documents his journey to becoming an internationally acclaimed artist through the story of his childhood, his early influences and his journey from violence to psychotherapy. He discusses his first paintings, his artistic processes and techniques as well as common themes.
As a founding member of 'The Stuckists', Joe Machine strikes a balance between nature and the conflicts of his childhood. This book explores themes of violence, sexual imagery and sailors. “Becoming the Perpetrator” features text from the artist and highly esteemed art critic Edward Lucie - Smith, along with a bonus video by Joe Machine.
Warning: This book contains adult content and sexually explicit images.