Another Self Portrait

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    Patrick Tarrant

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    video / experimental video

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    self portrait, projector performance

The 19th century American portraitist Mary Cassatt once complained that James Whistler “sacrifices the head for the ensemble” because he treated the human figure more like a compositional element than a human being. In this self-portrait I am myself an ensemble, paired with another self, and each of us is sacrificed to a complicated and prismatic composition that is being hand-crafted in realtime.

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