Lynn Hershman Leeson
United States, b. 1941

The history of mirrors tells us that images first captured through reflections were alleged to be false distortions. But the lens has now curved to such a degree that being fictive is an integral part of being real. I often think of the Net as a mirror for multifaceted reflections and refractions.

Lynn Hershman Leeson, in Pierre Restany, “San Francisco and the Grande Dame of Digital Art,” Domus, no. 816 (June 1999): 118.