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WACK! : art and the feminist revolution

Author: Cornelia H Butler; Lisa Gabrielle Mark; Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.); et al
Publisher: Los Angeles : Museum of Contemporary Art ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2007.
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Written entries on each artist offer key biographical and descriptive information and accompanying essays by leading critics, art historians, and scholars offer new perspectives on feminist art practice. The topics provide a broad social context for the artworks themselves.
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Genre/Form: Exhibitions
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WACK!
Los Angeles : Museum of Contemporary Art ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2007
(OCoLC)608420573
Named Person: Marina Abramovic; Eleanor Antin; Lynda Benglis; Theresa Hak Kyung Cha; Judy Chicago; Rose English; Louise Fishman; Lynn Hershman-Leeson; Sanja Ivekovic; Maria Lassnig; Lee Lozano; Ana Mendieta; Yoko Ono; Martha Rosler; Zarina
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia H Butler; Lisa Gabrielle Mark; Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.); et al
ISBN: 0914357999 9780914357995
OCLC Number: 73743482
Notes: "Accompanies the exhibition "WACK! Art and the feminist revolution," organized by Cornelia Butler and presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 4 March-16 July 2007"--T.p. verso.
Description: 511 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Director's foreword / Jeremy Strick --
Acknowledgments ; Art and feminism : an ideology of shifting criteria / Cornelia Butler --
Plates --
Artist biographies --
Chronology through cartography : mapping 1970s feminist art globally / Marsha Meskimmon --
Woman who never was : self-representation, photography, and first-wave feminist art / Abigail Solomon-Godeau --
Returns of touch : feminist performances, 1960-80 / Peggy Phelan --
Hard targets : male bodies, feminist art, and the force of censorship in the 1970s / Richard Meyer --
Voices and images of Italian feminism / Judith Russi Kirshner --
Abundant evidence : Black women artists of the 1960s and 70s / Valerie Smith --
Fugitive identities and dissenting code-systems : women artists during the military dictatorship in Chile / Nelly Richard --
Painting with ambivalence / Helen Molesworth --
Their memory is playing tricks on her : notes toward a calligraphy of rage / Catherine Lord --
Feminist nomad : the all-women group show / Jenni Sorkin --
Selected chronology of all-women group exhibitions, 1943-83.
Responsibility: organized by Cornelia Butler ; essays by Cornelia Butler ... [et al.] ; edited by Lisa Gabrielle Mark.

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Written entries on each artist offer key biographical and descriptive information and accompanying essays by leading critics, art historians, and scholars offer new perspectives on feminist art practice. The topics provide a broad social context for the artworks themselves.

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Artistas: Magdalena Abakanowicz, Marina Abramovic, Carla Accardi, Chantal Akerman, Helena Almeida, Sonia Andrade, Eleanor Antin, Judith F. Baca, Mary Bauermeister, Lynda Benglis, Camille Billops, Dara Birnbaum, Louise Bourgeois, Sheila Levrant de Breteteville, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Judy Chicago,...
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