Artists' Reflections on Selected Works from the Exhibition | MoMA

Artists' Reflections on Selected Works from the Exhibition

Pigmented inkjet print, 51 × 34" (129.5 × 86.4 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Fund for the Twenty-First Century. © 2018 Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Paul Mpagi Sepuya. Mirror Study (4R2A0857). 2016

Pigmented inkjet print, 51 × 34" (129.5 × 86.4 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Fund for the Twenty-First Century. © 2018 Paul Mpagi Sepuya

“I can not not be present, latent, embedded in the picture. While working I move between the mirror’s surface and my camera’s viewfinder. When the picture is taken I can remain behind the camera as a reflection, or press a timer letting me intervene on its surface or walk away.”
 
Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Pigmented inkjet print, 51 × 34" (129.5 × 86.4 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Fund for the Twenty-First Century. © 2018 Paul Mpagi Sepuya
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