Modern Women: Women Artists at The Museum of Modern Art (Google eBook)

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Modern Women: Women Artists at the Museum of Modern Art

User Review  - Anne Marie Lane - Book Verdict

As one picks up this hefty volume, the cover image of an enigmatic woman captures the viewer's interest with a mesmerizing gaze. This is Maya Deren (from her 1943 experimental film), one of the ... Read full review

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This rich volume of art and essays redresses MOMA's past gender stumbles, such as opening its 1984 expansion with only 14 women among 160-plus artists on exhibit. Feminism pervades the essayists' takes on modern art, museums and cultural history. Read full review

Contents

DENISE SCOTT BROWN LELLA VIGNELLI
AGNÈS VARDA
LOUISE BOURGEOIS
WOMEN MOMA AND MIDCENTURY DESIGN
MAYA DERENS LEGACY
ABSTRACTION ORGANISM APPARATUS NOTES ON THE PENETRABLE STRUCTURE IN THE WORK OF LYGIA CLARK GEGO AND MIR...
PERFORMATIVITY IN THE WORK OF FEMALE JAPANESE ARTISTS IN THE 1950s1960s AND 1990s
FROM VIDEO TO INTERMEDIA A PERSONAL HISTORY

ASTA NIELSEN
GEORGIA OKEEFFE
SYBIL ANDREWS
FRIDA KAHLO
WOMEN ON PAPER
CROSSING THE LINE FRANCES BENJAMIN JOHNSTON AND GERTRUDE KÄSEBIER AS PROFESSIONALS AND ARTISTS
WOMEN ARTISTS AND THE RUSSIAN AVANTGARDE BOOK 19121934
A COLLECTIVE AND ITS INDIVIDUALS THE BAUHAUS AND ITS WOMEN
DOMESTIC REFORM AND EUROPEAN MODERN ARCHITECTURE CHARLOTTE PERRIAND GRETE LIHOTZKY AND ELIZABETH DENBY
WOMEN AND PHOTOGRAPHY BETWEEN FEMINISMS WAVES
WITH OR WITHOUT YOU THE GHOSTS OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE
MIDCENTURY
IDA LUPINO
ELIZABETH CATLETT
AGNES MARTIN
LEE BONTECOU
ANNE TRUITT
BRIDGET RILEY
EVA HESSE
DIANE ARBUS
CONTEMPORARY
ADRIAN PIPER
LYNDA BENGLIS
HANNE DARBOVEN
NAN GOLDIN
ANA MENDIETA
ZAHA HADID
CADY NOLAND
IRMA BOOM
LIN TIANMIAO
JANET CARDIFF and GEORGE BURES MILLER
MIND BODY SCULPTURE ALICE AYCOCK MARY MISS JACKIE WINSOR IN THE 1970s
FUNDAMENTAL TO THE IMAGE FEMINISM AND ART IN THE 1980s
RIOT ON THE PAGE THIRTY YEARS OFZINES BY WOMEN
FROM FACE TO MASK COLLAGE MONTAGE AND ASSEMBLAGE IN CONTEMPORARY PORTRAITURE
IN THE WAKE OFTHE NEGRESS
HOW TO INSTALL ART AS A FEMINIST
MODERN WOMEN A PARTIAL HISTORY
INDEX
TRUSTEES OF THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

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