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Images of Adrian Piper, Cornered
A medium-skinned woman with long, black hair, a blue sweater, and a white pearl necklace stares o...
A medium-skinned woman with long, black hair, a blue sweater, and a white pearl necklace stares out from a tube TV on a white pedestal in a corner. An overturned wooden table leans against the pedestal. Ten black chairs with metal legs are arranged in a triangle in front of the TV so that an audience can sit and watch the TV in the corner. To the left and right of the TV are framed documents.
Adrian Piper, American, b. 1948
Video installation with birth certificates, color video, monitor, table, and chairs
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Bernice and Kenneth Newberger Fund, 1990.4.a-p
Photo: Nathan Keay
© MCA Chicago
MEDI(T)Ations: Adrian Piper’s Videos, etc.
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