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The Mythic Being; I/You (Her)


Adrian Piper



Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
The Mythic Being; I/You (Her), Adrian Piper
Courtesy Walker Art Center
Adrian Piper, The Mythic Being; I/You (Her) (1974)
Adrian Piper, The Mythic Being; I/You (Her) (1974)
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Medium: Photographs | black-and-white photograph, ink
Size: each of ten 8 x 5 x inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: in red pencil on reverse of each photograph "Same Size 189" -"195"in black ink, front, BL on each image "The Mythic Being: I/You (Her), 1" - 10
Physical Description: A repeated black-and-white image of two women with an added dialog balloon by the artist. Through the series the seated woman is gradually transformed into a man.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1999
Accession Number: 1999.14.1-.10
Rights: © Adrian Piper
Artist: Adrian Piper, American, b. 1948
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, b. 1948
Added to Site: March 1, 2009