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Global feminisms : new directions in contemporary art /

by Reilly, Maura [editor,]; Nochlin, Linda [editor,]; Brooklyn Museum [exhibition organizer]; Davis Museum and Cultural Center [host institution.].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Brooklyn, N.Y. : Merrell ; Brooklyn Museum, 2007Description: 304 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. ports. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781858943909; 1858943906; 9780872731578; 087273157X.Subject(s): Jacir, Emily, 1970- | Jacir, Emily, 1970- | Banner, Fiona, 1966- | Brugueras, Tania, 1968- | Gaskell, Anna, 1969- | Khurana, Sonia, 1968- | Mréjen, Valérie, 1969- | Mutu, Wangechi, 1972- | Searle, Berni, 1964- | Suzuki, Ryoko, 1970- | Albarracín, Pilar, 1968- | Brotherus, Elina, 1972- | Cruz, Angela de la, 1965- | Galindo, Regina José, 1974- | Monge, Priscilla, 1968- | Rudelius, Julika, 1968- | Albarracín, Pilar, 1968- | Brotherus, Elina, 1972- | Cruz, Angela de la, 1965- | Galindo, Regina José, 1974- | Monge, Priscilla, 1968- | Rudelius, Julika, 1968- | Jacir, Emily, 1972- | Jacir, Emily, 1972- | 1900-2099 | Women in art -- Exhibitions | Femmes artistes -- Expositions | Féminisme dans l'art -- Expositions | Art -- 20e siècle -- Expositions | Art -- 21e siècle -- Expositions | Art, Modern | Feminism in art | Women artists | Art -- 20th century -- Exhibitions | Art -- 21st century -- Exhibitions | Women artists -- Exhibitions | Feminism and art -- Exhibitions | Feminism in art -- Exhibitions | Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions | Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions | Exhibition catalogsOnline resources: Click here to view the full table of contents | Table of contents only
Contents:
Introduction : Toward transnational feminisms / Maura Reilly -- Women artists then and now : painting, sculpture, and the image of the self / Linda Nochlin -- Providing a space of freedom : women artists from Africa / N'Goné Fall -- Gender mobility : through the lens of five women artists in India / Geeta Kapur -- Contemporary Japanese women's self-awareness / Michiko Kasahara -- What is feminist about contemporary Asian women's art? / Joan Kee -- Central American women artists in a global age / Virginia Pérez-Ratton -- Western European women artists : speaking in a minor voice / Elisabeth Lebovici -- Post-totalitarian art : Eastern and Central Europe / Charlotta Kotík.
Review: "Global Feminism features more than eight contemporary women artists, working in a wide variety of media, from fifty countries, each offering new perspectives on women's artistic expression in different regions of the world. This book moves the discourse of feminism art toward a new internationalism that emphasizes not only the cultural differences among women but also the ever changing perceptions of feminism."--Jacket. List(s) this item appears in: Art History & Theory 2.1 | Art History & Theory 2.2
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Catalog of an exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, Mar. 23-July 1, 2007 and at the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Mass., Sept. 12-Dec. 9, 2007.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-297) and index.

Introduction : Toward transnational feminisms / Maura Reilly -- Women artists then and now : painting, sculpture, and the image of the self / Linda Nochlin -- Providing a space of freedom : women artists from Africa / N'Goné Fall -- Gender mobility : through the lens of five women artists in India / Geeta Kapur -- Contemporary Japanese women's self-awareness / Michiko Kasahara -- What is feminist about contemporary Asian women's art? / Joan Kee -- Central American women artists in a global age / Virginia Pérez-Ratton -- Western European women artists : speaking in a minor voice / Elisabeth Lebovici -- Post-totalitarian art : Eastern and Central Europe / Charlotta Kotík.

"Global Feminism features more than eight contemporary women artists, working in a wide variety of media, from fifty countries, each offering new perspectives on women's artistic expression in different regions of the world. This book moves the discourse of feminism art toward a new internationalism that emphasizes not only the cultural differences among women but also the ever changing perceptions of feminism."--Jacket.

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