Vito Acconci American

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In this work, Acconci produced two photographs from the upper (hands over head) and lower (touching toes) extensions of his body; the results are less depictions of a scene than indices of a movement prescribed by the limits of the body in two directions.

Toe-Touch, Vito Acconci (American, Bronx, New York 1940–2017 New York), Gelatin silver print

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