self portrait / clone | bert simons
self portrait / clone
In 2006, when the answer to my 'mid-life crisis' question 'what will remain of me?' came close to: ' ....nothing' I decided to clone myself to change the odds.
bert_simons_groot
bert_simons_groot
and the final portrait
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20060306_223127_800
Since real cloning unfortunatly still is forbidden I started making a paper replica of myself. here I am testing the precision of the first rough try-out
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20060330_132213b

Clone nr.1 and nr.2

I am quitte pleased with the result. It's nice to have myself around..I noticed I even talk to them. It is a good therapy too, they help a lot to accept myself.

Cloned all around the world.
Cloned all around the world.