Personal Appearance - Performing Self
Personal Appearance - Performing Self is a work by artist Cindy Baker. The performance, which occurred over several days in October 2008, was presented by The New Gallery and Mountain:Standard Time 4.

For Personal Appearance, Baker is dressed in a mascot costume of herself. She makes appearances at a variety of events, and interacts with the public as a character of herself. The costume simultaneously exaggerates and hides Baker's identity, bringing into question the notion of how we present ourselves to the public.

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archival material > performance documentation
Year 2008
Coverage (yyyy-mm-dd) October 07 to October 12 2008
Credit line Image from the collection of The New Gallery
Related entities
Cindy Baker, individual (depicts)
Tim Westbury, individual (was photographed by)
Jessica McCarrel, individual (depicts)

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