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Title The deconstructive impulse : women artists reconfigure the signs of power, 1973-1991 / edited by Nancy Princenthal ; essays by Tom McDonough ... [et al.].

Imprint [New York] : Neuberger Museum of Art ; Munich ; New York : DelMonico Books/Prestel, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.042 DEC    Available
Description 176 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Note "This publication accompanies the exhibition The Deconstructive Impulse : Women Artists Reconfigure the Signs of Power, 1973-1991, curated by Helaine Posner and Nancy Princenthal ..."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-173) and index.
Contents Hot and cool : feminist art in practice / Helaine Posner -- In theory : postmodernism and polemics / Nancy Princenthal -- Feeling things : fetishism and the sex appeal of the inorganic / Tom McDonough -- Home alone : "reversal of positions of presentation" and the visual semantics of domesticity / Kristine Stiles -- What women want : psychoanalysis and cultural critique / Griselda Pollock.
Summary This volume features a diverse group of North American women whose transformative and often provocative work deals with gender, sexual, racial, ethnic and class-based inequalities.
Subject Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Deconstruction -- Exhibitions.
Women artists -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Princenthal, Nancy.
McDonough, Tom, 1969-
Posner, Helaine.
Added Title Women artists reconfigure the signs of power, 1973-1991
ISBN 3791351206 alkaline paper
9783791351209 alkaline paper

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