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Schapiro, Miriam 1923-2015

Overview
Works: 190 works in 273 publications in 2 languages and 2,928 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Documentary films  Interviews  Artists' books  History  Poetry  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Illustrator, Speaker, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: N6537.S34, 709.2
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Miriam Schapiro : shaping the fragments of art and life by Thalia Gouma-Peterson( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and German and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pioneering force in the feminist art movement of the 1970s, Miriam Schapiro (b. 1923) dared to challenge the marginalized role of women in the art world by creating a visual vocabulary to express women's experiences. In this illustrated book, the first comprehensive monograph on the artist, acclaimed art historian Thalia Gouma-Peterson traces the trajectory of Schapiro's career over five decades, from her gestural canvases of the 1950s, to her self-exploratory "Shrines" and geometric abstractions of the 1960s, to her large-scale femmages (feminist-oriented collages of paint and fabric) of the 1970s and 1980s, and finally to her autobiographical figural compositions of the 1980s and 1990s."--Jacket
Art : a woman's sensibility by California Institute of the Arts( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Womanhouse( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art created by the women who lived and worked in Womanhouse, the Feminist Art Program of the California Institute of the Arts, 1971-72. Features Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro
Womanhouse by Johanna Demetrakas( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art created by the women who lived and worked in Womanhouse, the Feminist Art Program of the California Institute of the Arts, 1971-72. Features Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro
Womanhouse by California Institute of the Arts( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each of the women, working singly or together, had made rooms or environments...The age-old female activity of homemaking was taken to fantasy proportions. Womanhouse became the repository of the daydreams women have as they wash, bake, cook, sew, clean and iron their lives away." -- Chicago and Schapiro, page [6]
Catalogue women artists '77 : Kansas City regional juried art exhibition( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multi-media exhibit of members' works, Washington Women's Arts Center ... Washington, D.C. ... January 7-February 3, 1979( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabet BookMobile by Miriam Schapiro( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of pattern and decoration( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the increasing popularity and influence of pattern and decoration in the serious art world by showing the "Homework" exhibit of feminist art at the Henry Street Settlement, "Usable Art" at the Queens Museum, and the contents of the Holly Solomon Gallery in Soho. Interviews Miriam Schapiro, an artist who incorporates objects from home and kitchen into her collage/paintings, art critic John Perreault, and Holly Solomon
Changing worlds : women, art, history and revolution by Lynn Hershman-Leeson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores art women have made from the 1960's to the early 1990's. Includes interviews with pioneering artists who have introduced reform in feminist issues of equal rights, women's place in society, private and public identity, and perception of women's bodies and image
Miriam Schapiro, a retrospective, 1953-1980 by Miriam Schapiro( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miriam Schapiro by Miriam Schapiro( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Miriam Schapiro, a mixed-media artist and a founder of the feminist art movement and of the pattern and decoration style, who lives in New York City
A multi-media exhibit of members' works( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why some people be mad at me sometimes by Lucille Clifton( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterning painting( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in the arts I (Episode 1 of 5)( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro, architects of a feminist art program at the California Institute of the Arts, discuss current feminist activities in Los Angeles. Chicago and Schapiro talk about touring women artists' studios in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego and describe the general situation of women artists in the contemporary landscape, and the difficulties they face compared to male artists
Rondo : an artist book by Miriam Schapiro( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the second in a series of accordion-fold clothbound books for which contemporary artists are invited to create original work
The education of women as artists : project womanhouse by Miriam Schapiro( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabet by Miriam Schapiro( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Miriam Schapiro : shaping the fragments of art and life
Alternative Names
Miriam Schapiro

Miriam Schapiro Amerikaans kunstschilderes (1923-2015)

Miriam Schapiro artiste américaine

Miriam Schapiro feministische US-amerikanische Künstlerin und Autorin

Schapiro, Mimi

Schapiro, Mimi, 1923-2015

Shapiro, Miriam 1923-...

Shapiro, Miriam 1923-2015

מרים שפירו אמנית אמריקאית

میریام شاپیرو هنرمند، نویسنده، و نقاش آمریکایی

Languages
English (106)

German (1)

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