Brancusi’s all-seeing eyes and the American Reflexxx

The performance artist’s mirrored face accepts the projections of everyone in the audience. Some people think she’s a dude. Everyone thinks she’s hiding something. The chrome mask used by Alli Coates and Signe Pierce in American Reflexxx is arguably the single element that attracts the mob and incites the violence, and it reminds me of Brancusi’s portraits of women. He had a habit of deleting all…