Women, Art, and Society (World of Art)

Women, Art, and Society (World of Art)

by WhitneyChadwick (Author)


This 5th edition of one of the best-selling "World of Art" titles features a completely new chapter that charts the evolution of feminist art history and pedagogy since the 1970s, revealing how artists have developed and subverted the strategies of feminism. It is brought up to date with discussion of some of the most significant international women artists to have emerged in recent years, including Wangechi Mutu, Pae White, Yael Bartana, Jenny Saville and Teresa Margolles. "Packed with information, controversy, argument and very good art". ("Times Educational Supplement"). "An enormously useful work". ("The Sunday Times").


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 552
Edition: 5
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Published: 17 Sep 2012

ISBN 10: 0500204055
ISBN 13: 9780500204054
Book Overview: 'Packed with information, controversy, argument and very good art' Times Educational Supplement

Media Reviews
'An enormously useful work' - Sunday Times
Author Bio
Whitney Chadwick is Professor Emerita at San Francisco State University. Among her other books are Women Artists and the Surrealist Movement, Women, Art and Society and Significant Others: Creativity and Intimate Partnership.