Otherworlds : the art of Nancy Spero and Kiki Smith (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Otherworlds : the art of Nancy Spero and Kiki Smith

Author: Jon Bird; Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.
Publisher: London : Reaktion, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The specially commissioned essays in Other Worlds explore thematic connections in their work - the female body, myth and fantasy, the sacred and profane, the decorative - in the context of post-Second World War American art and social movements, and feminist and cultural theories." "Nancy Spero and Kiki Smith are prominent artists from different generations who have turned vulnerability into strength. They make art  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
exhibition catalogs
Exhibition catalogs
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Catalogues d'exposition
Expositions
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Otherworlds.
London : Reaktion, 2003
(OCoLC)606989046
Named Person: Nancy Spero; Kiki Smith; Kiki Smith; Nancy Spero; Nancy Spero; Kiki Smith; Kiki Smith; Nancy Spero; Nancy Spero; Kiki Smith; Nancy Spero; Kiki Smith
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Bird; Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.
ISBN: 1861891881 9781861891884
OCLC Number: 52993004
Notes: Published in association with: Baltic.
Description: 189 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 28 cm
Contents: Foreword / Sune Nordgren --
Imagining otherworlds : connection and difference in the art of Nancy Spero and Kiki Smith / Jon Bird --
Working in the rag-and-bone shop of the heart / Jo Anna Isaak --
Rapture : a girl story for Kiki Smith / Marina Warner --
If walls could talk / Rosetta Brooks --
Present imperfect : words and image in Nancy Spero's 'Scrolls' of the 1970s / Jon Bird --
Invisible in plain sight Ann Reynolds.
Responsibility: edited by Jon Bird.

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Explores thematic connections in their work the female body, myth and fantasy, the decorative and situates them in the context of post-War American art and social movements, as well as feminist and  Read more...

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