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WACK!: Art and the Feminist Revolution / Edition 1

WACK!: Art and the Feminist Revolution / Edition 1


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780914357995
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 03/02/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 512
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 10.50(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Cornelia Butler is Ahmanson Curatorial Fellow at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and The Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Lisa Gabrielle Mark is Director of Publications at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

Table of Contents

  • Art and Feminism, by Cornelia Butler
  • Plates
  • Artist Biographies
  • Chronology through Cartography, by Marsha Meskimmon
  • The Woman Who Never Was, by Abigail Solomon-Godeau
  • The Returns of Touch, by Peggy Phelan
  • Hard Targets, by Richard Meyer
  • Voices and Images of Italian Feminism, by Judith Russi Kirshner
  • Abundant Evidence, by Valerie Smith
  • Fugitive Identities and Dissenting Code-Systems, by Nelly Richard
  • Painting with Ambivalence, by Helen Molesworth
  • Their Memory Is Playing Tricks on Her, by Catherine Lord
  • The Feminist Hand, by Jenni Sorkin
  • Selected Chronology of All-Women Group Exhibitions, 1943–83
  • Checklist of the Exhibition

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"This is a cultural excavation project: Much of the work here hasn't been seen in decades. But it's also an argument for the revision of recent art history." Robert L.

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kjflaherty on LibraryThing 27 days ago
This is an amazing exhibition catalog because it's not just images of what was in the show. It contains some really interesting information and it is an incredible resource of info on the subject of feminist art.