Each drawing is juxtaposed with the photograph of the artist, taken by the portrayed subject herself. This project reveals surprising insights on relationships, authorship and projection.
In Anna Selander’s project “Between you and me”, portraiture becomes a relational exercise. While family and friends draw her portrait she photographs their gaze. Whereas in most cases there is a clear separation of artist and subject, here the balance of power is equal. Who portraits whom and what do the images reveal?