Dichotomous mimicry

MUSAC museum of contemporary art from Castilla y León
León 2019
SPAIN

Dichotomous mimicry

To give one’s ear, to make appear (1966-1979)
Body, action and feminism (1966-1979)

Thanks:
Manuel Olveira, director of MUSAC
Maite Garbayo, curator

Dorothée Selz Project:
Mimétisme dichotomique  1974-2019 / Dichotomous Mimicry 1974-2019

two digital photographs on canvas
500 x 400 cm  /  196,8 x 157,4 in. each

Work from Mimétisme relatif  ( Relative Mimicry) 1974 in which D.Selz  decides to take the same posture as a pin-up girl. It is a critical mimicry of the stereotype image of sexy women.

Collections MUSAC, León

Série Mimétisme relatif, The Vargas Girl, 1974
© Collections  MACBA, Barcelone

The series Mimétisme relatif ( Relative Mimicry) was exhibited in the group show The World Goes Pop, Tate Modern, London, 2015
Curators Jessica Morgan and Flavia Fregeri

https://musac.es/#coleccion/obra/mimetisme

Author:
Jessica Morgan

Pilar Aymerich
Esther Ferrer
Jaume Maymó
Antoni Muntadas
Ana Paniker
Carlos Pazos
Àngels Ribé
Ivo Sans
Martí Sans
Dorothée Selz
Gonçal Sobrer

Photo © Dorothée Selz, D.R.

Dichotomous mimicry

To give one’s ear, to make appear (1966-1979)
Body, action and feminism (1966-1979)

Thanks:
Manuel Olveira, director of MUSAC
Maite Garbayo, curator

Dorothée Selz Project:
Mimétisme dichotomique  1974-2019 / Dichotomous Mimicry 1974-2019

two digital photographs on canvas
500 x 400 cm  /  196,8 x 157,4 in. each

Work from Mimétisme relatif  ( Relative Mimicry) 1974 in which D.Selz  decides to take the same posture as a pin-up girl. It is a critical mimicry of the stereotype image of sexy women.

Collections MUSAC, León

Série Mimétisme relatif, The Vargas Girl, 1974
© Collections  MACBA, Barcelone

The series Mimétisme relatif ( Relative Mimicry) was exhibited in the group show The World Goes Pop, Tate Modern, London, 2015
Curators Jessica Morgan and Flavia Fregeri

https://musac.es/#coleccion/obra/mimetisme

Author:
Jessica Morgan

Pilar Aymerich
Esther Ferrer
Jaume Maymó
Antoni Muntadas
Ana Paniker
Carlos Pazos
Àngels Ribé
Ivo Sans
Martí Sans
Dorothée Selz
Gonçal Sobrer

Photo © Dorothée Selz, D.R.