Annette Barbier

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“Read the Fine Print”; Laser engraved eyeglasses; 1.5 x 5 x 5.75 inches

This series of works, taken from the title of a John Berger book “Ways of Seeing”, acknowledges the centrality of vision as metaphor. These two examples from the series admonish the viewer on the one hand to reflect carefully about what is before her and on the other to let go of what’s behind.

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“Don’t Look Back”; Laser engraved eyeglasses; 1.5 x 5 x 5.75 inches