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Previous Page Parent Page Next Page The gaze of the subject of this image confronts the viewer, making transparent the act of looking inscribed in the photographic act. While Andrew´┐Żs work is informed by the codes of the contemporary mass media, the defiance of his sitter recalls the position of many Aboriginal subjects in nineteenth-century ethnographic photography.
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Artist: ANDREW, Brook
Birth/Death Country: Australia
Birth/Death Date: 1970
ATSI Region: Riverine
Sub-Region: New South Wales
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Language: Wiradjuri
Title/date: I split your gaze 1998
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Support: white synthetic matt film paper
Size: comp 87.6 x 81.4
Credit Line: Purchased 1998