Women Artists

Women Artists

  • Front cover of Emma Amos: Color Odyssey Pages from Emma Amos: Color Odyssey

    Emma Amos: Color Odyssey

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    Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Emma Amos (1937 – 2020) was a distinguished painter and printmaker. She is best known for her bold and colorful mixed-media paintings that create visual tapestries in which she examines the intersection of race, class,...
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  • Front cover of the book A Documentary HerStory of Women Artists in Revolution Pages from the book A Documentary HerStory of Women Artists in Revolution

    A Documentary HerStory of Women Artists in Revolution

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    Originally published in 1971, A Documentary HerStory of Women Artists in Revolution documents the efforts of W.A.R., a loose group of women artists,  filmmakers, writers and cultural workers organized around advancing the place of women in the art...
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  • Front cover of the book Women in Design: From Aino Aalto to Eva Zeisel Pages from the book Women in Design: From Aino Aalto to Eva Zeisel

    Women in Design: From Aino Aalto to Eva Zeisel

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    Featuring more than 100 profiles of pioneering women designers, some who have achieved global recognition such as Ray Eames, Charlotte Perriand and Zaha Hadid, it also introduces the fascinating and often untold stories of lesser–known designers,...
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  • Front cover of the book The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem For The Country Pages from the book The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem For The Country

    The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem For The Country

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    YES!! That poet and that poem!  This is a special edition of the poem "The Hill We Climb," read at the inauguration of the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, on January 20, 2021.On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and...
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  • Front cover of the book Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists? Pages from the book Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?

    Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?

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    Many scholars have called Linda Nochlin’s seminal essay on women artists the first real attempt at a feminist history of art. In her revolutionary essay, Nochlin refused to answer the question of why there had been no “great women...
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  • Front cover of the book Berthe Morisot Pages from the book Berthe Morisot

    Berthe Morisot

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    Berthe Morisot (1841-1895) was the first female representative of Impressionism. Her early works are mostly watercolors and pastels, but she later progressed to oils.  She developed a technique of transcribing her drawings onto her canvases and then...
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    Women in Art: 50 Fearless Creatives Who Inspired the World

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    A charmingly illustrated and inspiring book, Women in Art  highlights the achievements and stories of 50 notable women in the  arts. The artists range from well-known figures like painters Frida Kahlo and Georgia O’Keefe, to lesser-known...
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    The Quilts of Gee's Bend

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    In the rural community of Gee’s Bend, African American women have been making quilts for generations. They use scraps of old overalls, aprons, and bleached cornmeal sacks—anything they can find. Their traditions have been passed down through...
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  • Front cover of the book "O'Keeffe" Pages from the book "O'Keeffe"

    O'Keeffe Basic Art 2.0

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    From majestic desertscapes to magnified lilies and irises, survey the unique and luminous oeuvre of Georgia O’Keeffe, a seminal figure in modern American art and radical pioneer of abstraction. This book  follows the artist through her pioneering...
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  • Mid-Century Modern Women in the Visual Arts front cover Mid-Century Modern Women in the Visual Arts inside of book

    Mid-Century Modern Women in the Visual Arts

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    Wit, wisdom, and willfulness abound on page after page of this vibrant anthology. A great pick for mid-century architecture, design, and lifestyle fans. Includes a brilliant range of well-known women and those who certainly should be. Discover Edith...
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  • front of book Marisa Merz: Geometrie Sconnesse Palpiti Geometrici Pages from Marisa Merz: Geometrie Sconnesse Palpiti Geometrici

    Marisa Merz: Geometrie Sconnesse Palpiti Geometrici

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    This volume chronicles the career of Italian artist Marisa Merz (1926–2019), focusing on figurative works in a variety of media—drawings, unfired clay sculptures, copper and nylon weavings, objects transmuted in wax.  Authors: Ester...
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  • Book cover of Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries Interior of Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries

    Louise Bourgeois: The Spider and the Tapestries

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    Louise Bourgeois' tapestry and needlepoint work deals with reparation in  both a literal and metaphorical sense. In many of the works, fragmented  tapestries are pieced together and repaired to create new sculptural  forms. The recurring...
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  • Cover of the book "Ursula Von Rydingsvard: The Contour Of Feeling" Interior of the book "Ursula Von Rydingsvard: The Contour Of Feeling"

    Ursula Von Rydingsvard: The Contour Of Feeling

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    Rainer Maria Rilke once wrote, “We don’t know the contour of a feeling; we only know what molds it from without.” Inspired by the enigmatic shape of emotion, Ursula von Rydingsvard has become famous for her large-scale sculptures, her abstract shapes,...
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  • Cover of the book "Frida Kahlo" Interior of the book "Frida Kahlo"

    Frida Kahlo

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    Foreword by Kathy Halbreich. lizabeth Carpenter (Editor). Hayden Herrera (Contributor) , Elizabeth Carpenter(Contributor), Victor Zamudio-Taylor(Contributor) Few artists have captured the public's imagination with the force of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo...
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  • Cover of the book "Kahlo" by Andrea Kettenmann Pages from the book "Kahlo" by Andrea Kettenmann

    Kahlo Basic Art 2.0

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    The arresting paintings of Frida Kahlo were in many ways expressions of trauma. Through a near-fatal road accident at the age of 18, failing health, a turbulent marriage, miscarriage and childlessness, she transformed the afflictions into revolutionary...
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  • Cover of the book "Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion"

    Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion

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    Pritzker Prize–winning architect Zaha Hadid, known internationally for her radically innovative buildings, has designed furniture and objects since the beginning of her professional practice. This lesser-known aspect of her career takes center stage for...
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    Cloth Lullaby: The Woven Life Of Louise Bourgeois

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    By Amy Novesky and Isabelle Arsenault Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010) was a world-renowned modern artist noted for her sculptures made of wood, steel, stone, and cast rubber. Her most famous spider sculpture, Maman, stands more than 30 feet high. Just as...
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    A Life Made By Hand: The Story Of Ruth Asawa

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    By Andrea D'Aquino Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) was an influential and award-winning sculptor, a beloved figure in the Bay Area art world, and a devoted activist who advocated tirelessly for arts education. This lushly illustrated book by collage artist Andrea...
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  • Cover of the book "Louise Bourgeois: An Intimate Portrait" Cover of the book "Louise Bourgeois: An Intimate Portrait"

    Louise Bourgeois: An Intimate Portrait

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    Louise Bourgeois was one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century and photographer Jean-François Jaussaud met her for the first time in 1994 at her studio in Brooklyn. But it was not before she had interrogated him about every aspect of his life...
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  • Cover of the book "Women Artists" by Flavia Frigeri Interior of the book "Women Artists" by Flavia Frigeri

    Art Essentials: Women Artists

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    By Flavia Frigeri In 1971, in an essay that has now become one of the touchstones of feminist art history, Linda Nochlin raised the question heard round the world: “Why have there been no great women artists?” Since the 1970s, as a result of this kind of...
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