The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality
The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality

The Art of Feminism: Images that Shaped the Fight for Equality

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By Helena Reckitt
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The Art of Feminism charts the birth of the feminist aesthetic and its development over two centuries that have seen profound and fast-paced change in women’s lives across the globe. The book includes over 350 remarkable artworks, ranging from political posters and graphics to stunning and provocative pieces of painting, sculpture, textiles, craft, performance, digital and installation art.

Beginning in the nineteenth century, the study moves on to developments of both World Wars before arriving at the ‘birth’ of feminist art in the 1960s. More recent artworks describe the development of feminism from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the present day, including examples by Barbara Kruger, Sophie Calle, Nancy Spero, Marina Abramović, Mary Kelly, Judy Chicago, Faith Ringgold and Sonia Boyce.

Edited by Helena Reckitt, with texts by Lucinda Gosling, Hilary Robinson and Amy Tobin, The Art of Feminism also includes a preface by Maria Balshaw, Director, Tate, and a foreword by Xabier Arakistain, former director of del Centro Cultural Montehermoso Kulturunea, Spain.

Professor Helena Reckitt is one of the foremost international experts in the visual arts. She is currently Senior Lecturer in Curating at Goldsmiths College, University of London.
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  • Dimensions 27.9 x 24.8 cm
  • ISBN 9781849766494
  • Hardback Yes
  • Number of illustrations 350 colour and black & white
  • Publisher Tate Publishing
  • No of pages 272
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