Anti-Pandora IV

Anti-Pandora IV: An Action for Richard Reisman
(A Gift from Leah and Bruce), 2010


At approximately 2:10 pm, August 29, 2010, the artist entered Studio 16 at the San Francisco Art Institute. Donning gloves, earrings, and generator to emerge as Anti-Pandora she moved rapidly, seeking the message for Richard Reisman. The message arrived at approximately 2:42 and posted to the studio wall: [message reserved for private viewing of Richard Reisman]



Studio 16A, San Francisco Art Institute, 800 Chestnut Street, San Francisco, California


• Back-pack generator capturing energy from locomotion to make electricity
• Drawing paper, marker, and tape
• Silver peace-sign earrings (homage to Tony Labat)
• Black velvet opera gloves


• Back-pack fabrication: Dave Kreitz
• Back-pack based on research by Larry Rome
• Engineering consultant: Anwyl McDonald
• Photography: Pamela Belknap