McDERMOTT & McGOUGH

    Attributes

    • Male

    About the artist

    They currently split their time between Dublin and New York City
    McDermott & McGough consists of visual artists David McDermott and Peter McGough
    1952: David McDermott born in Hollywood
    1958: Peter McGough was born in Syracuseand studied at the same university
    1970-1974: He studied at Syracuse University
    1980-1985: McDermott & McGough dressed, lived, and worked as artists and "men about town"

    David McDermott and Peter McGough are best known for using alternative historical processes in their photography, particularly the 19th century techniques of cyanotype, gum bichromate, platinum and palladium. Among the subjects they approach are popular art and culture, religion, medicine, advertising, fashion and sexual behavior.