Face Of The Day

Jul 17 2012 @ 7:18pm

DNA_Portrait

Heather Dewey-Hagborg collects random hairs from public places and "uses a battery of newly developing technologies to create physical, life-sized portraits of the owners of these hairs." The larger project:

When I finish analyzing my samples I plan to make 3D models and print 3D portraits of each one, to post them online along with sample collection details and to revisit each location posting a physical link back to the virtual exhibit.

The artist's DNA self-portrait (above) is from her blog.