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Author Betterton, Rosemary
Title Unframed : Practices and Politics of Women's Contemporary Painting
Imprint London : I. B. Tauris & Company, Limited, 2003
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Figures -- Notes on Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Unframing Women's Painting -- Chapter 1: 'Before her Time?' Lily Briscoe and painting now -- Chapter 2: Painting is not a Representational Practice -- Chapter 3: Walking with Judy Watson -- Chapter 4: Susan Hiller's Painted Work -- Bodies, Aesthetics and Feminism -- Chapter 5: The Self-Portrait and the I/Eye -- Chapter 6: Threads -- Dialogues with Jo Bruton, Beth Harland, Nicky Mary and Katie Pratt -- Chapter 7: Seeing and Feeling -- Chapter 8: Restretching the Canvas -- Chapter 9: Inside the Visible -- Painting Histories -- Chapter 10: Revisiting Ann Harbuz -- Inside Community, Outside Convention -- Bibliography -- Index
Women's painting is undergoing a vibrant revival, yet this phenomenon has been little explored. Unframed is a welcome examination of women's contemporary painting, uniquely presenting new writings by both practioners involved with theory and critical theorists engaging with practice. Reflecting on their own painting practice and that of other women painters, contributors also discuss performance, sculpture, installation and video and digital media, refusing traditional categorizations of art based on media. Focusing on current debates on gender, spectatorship, the materiality of paint and the process of painting, this book asserts that women's painting demands close attention if we are at all concerned with current ideas of both art and gender
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Betterton, Rosemary Unframed : Practices and Politics of Women's Contemporary Painting London : I. B. Tauris & Company, Limited,c2003 9781860647710
Subject Painting, Modern - 21st century - Technique
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