Defining eye: women photographers of the 20th century : selections from the Helen Kornblum collection

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Saint Louis Art Museum, 1997 - Photography - 157 pages
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This book celebrates an international array of both historic and contemporary women photographers, whose important contributions to art and photography have provided a collective perspective on life, the self, the world, and each other. From well-known luminaries of the medium such as Diane Arbus, Margaret Bourke-White, Nan Goldin, Laura Gilpin, Dorothea Lange, Imogen Cunningham, Cindy Sherman, Tina Barney, and Annie Leibovitz, to far lesser-known figures, this book is not so much comprehensive as an ideal cross-section of those women whose images have shaped the way we view the world.

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Contents

Defining EyeDefining I
15
Selected Bibliography
143
Works in the Exhibition
153
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About the author (1997)

Lucy R. Lippard's books include "Mixed Blessings, Overlay, Partial Recall", and "The Pink Glass Swan" (all available from The New Press). She has been a columnist for the "Village Voice, In These Times", and "Z Magazine" and was the cofounder of "Printed Matter". She lives in Galisteo, New Mexico, and spends summers in Georgetown, Maine.