"I am transforming reality into a fantasy," Matthew McGuinness tells Cool Hunting. "I am traversing the Internet for images of car bombs, the duration of the second war in Iraq—images we may be unfamiliar with—and I take digital snapshots of them. Ghost-like forms emerge from the images of physical destruction and emotional disaster, making commentary on the ravages of this particular war." The commentary is a must-see in person, as the images come alive on the canvases.
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