Claire-Louise Bennett has chosen one of my portraits to illustrate her biography in Granta. The picture was taken at Le Rostand, Paris, in 2018.
Me in my bedroom in 1980 at the Museum of Youth Culture‘s pop-up on Carnaby Street in 2021.
“The portrait does not recall a distant present; rather, it brings absence closer, so close that its call is silent.”
– Jean-Luc Nancy, Art, Multiple Arts: The Muses (via)