Whitehot Magazine review of “AUTOPORTRAIT from the Reconsidered Archive of Michelle Du Bois"
by Katie Hood Morgan
“AUTOPORTRAIT from the Reconsidered Archive of Michelle Du Bois”
8 November through 12 December 2008
Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA
The huge, black-and-white close-up of a heavily lined eye says everything—and nothing. The glassy pupil stares back, reflecting the momentary glare of a camera’s flash, seemingly self-satisfied in its pristine glamour. The subject of this image and others hanging nearby, though meticulously documented in the “archive” of the exhibition’s title, is a mystery. And Michele Du Bois isn’t even her real name.
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