The Art of Feminism

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Hardcover, 272 pgs., ISBN 9781452169927

11.5 x 10"

By Helena Reckitt, Lucinda Gosling, Hilary Robinson, Amy Tobin, Maria Balshaw, and Xabier Arakistain

Discover a rich showcase of the vibrant feminist aesthetic over the last 150 years: once again, women are on the march. And since its inception in the 19th century, the Women's Movement has harnessed the power of images to transmit messages of social change and equality to the world.  A comprehensive international survey that traces the way feminists have shaped visual arts and media throughout history.

  • Features more than 350 works of art, illustration, photography, performance, and graphic design along with essays examining the legacy of the radical canon
  • Highlights posters of the Suffrage Atelier, through the radical art of Judy Chicago and Carrie Mae Weems, to the cutting-edge work of Sethembile Msezane and Andrea Bowers
  • Broken into three sections: Suffrage and Beyond 1857-1949; Defining Feminism 1960-1988; and Redefining Feminism 1989-Present
  • A heartbreaking and awe-inspiring collection of art that is a must-read for women and men alike
  • Makes an excellent gift for the strong women in your life

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