I am more than my face:), 2010 by Mitsuko Nagone

HHS! Contender: Mitsuko Nagone

As many of you might have heard, the most expensive photograph in the world is currently a self-portrait. Cindy Sherman’s Untitled 96, a conceptual portrait of herself from 1981, recently sold for $3.89 million at a Christie’s auction in New York. Though best known for photographing herself in a range of makeup and costumes, Ms. Sherman has famously said that she didn’t consider her photographs as self-portraits, as she never saw herself in them and she felt anonymous in her work. On the contrary, Contender Mitsuko Nagone's self-portraits are all about herself…read more.