From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectEight sided composite image consisting of Strahler’s legs and hands holding vaginal shaped objects between her legs. The image is refracted like a an image seen in a kaleidoscope.
Date Madeca. 1980
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver print.
Inscription and Marksrecto: [pencil] Self-Portrait Embalmed
recto: [pencil] Elaine Strahler
recto: [pencil] STRAHLER
recto: [pencil] 2000:073:02
verso of mat: [pencil] STRAHLER
verso of mat: [pencil] 2000:073:02
verso of mat: [pencil] XX FOR TRAVEL
Measurements29.2 cm x 31.4 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionElaine Strahler is a photographer and has taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Rhode Island School of Design.
Subject and Association KeywordsElaine Strahler
Subject and Association Keywords1980s
Subject and Association KeywordsSelf-Portrait
Subject and Association Keywordsbody imagery
Subject and Association KeywordsSexuality
Subject and Association KeywordsComposite Image
Subject and Association KeywordsKaleidoscope
Subject and Association KeywordsLegs
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
Object TypeComposite Image
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved