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Women Artists By Uta Grosenick

Women Artists by Uta Grosenick

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Summary

A comprehensive guide to 20th century female artists. From painting, sulpture and photography to concept art, performance, body art, video, feminist actions, installations, and interactive projects - the book covers a diversity of themes and media and artists from O'Keeffe to Rachel Whiteread.

Women Artists Summary

Women Artists by Uta Grosenick

Don't think that because there are no male artists in this book that it's any less a comprehensive guide to 20th century art and art movements. And don't expect a quaint, lightweight offering: this hardcover baby weighs in at 576 pages and features more than 90 international artists from the twenties to the turn of the millennium. From painting, sculpture, and photography (of course) to concept art, performance, body art, video, feminist actions, installations, and interactive projects - a great diversity of themes and media are featured. The likes of Marina Abramovic, Laurie Anderson, Vanessa Beecroft, Louise Bourgeois, Sonia Delaunay, Nan Goldin, Barbara Hepworth, Jenny Holzer, Frida Kahlo, Georgia O'Keeffe, Barbara Kruger, Tamara de Lempicka, Mariko Mori, Yoko Ono, Meret Oppenheim, Elizabeth Peyton, Pipilotti Rist, Cindy Sherman, Rosemarie Trockel, Rachel Whiteread (and too many others to name) grace the pages of this tome, each artist represented by six pages of illustrations and photographs covering the various phases of her life and work, including biographical portraits and text. Presented in alphabetical order by artist, "Women Artists" is an indispensable reference guide, not to mention a beautiful book that's a joy to flip through.

About Uta Grosenick

Uta Grosenick has worked at the Deichtorhallen in Hamburg and the Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn, and was curator at the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg. Since 1996 she has been working as freelance editor (ART AT THE TURN OF THE MILLENNIUM, Taschen 1999) and organiser of exhibitions.

Additional information

GOR001791630
9783822858547
3822858544
Women Artists by Uta Grosenick
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taschen GmbH
2001-09-28
576
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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