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Arte y feminismo
Arte y feminismo

Arte y feminismo

Arte hoy


120 Pages, 8.5 x 8.5

Trade Paper, $21.95 (US $21.95) (CA $24.95)

Publication Date: December 2009

ISBN 9788496431232

Rights: US & CA

Editorial Nerea (Dec 2009)

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The essays provided in this condensed collection—meant for art lovers and novices alike—introduce and analyze the distinct artistic manifestations and tendencies of 20th-century art and the artists who created it. This work examines the sociocultural conditions that are present in feminist activity throughout history and the circumstances that gave rise to the vindication of feminism in art. Some of the most preeminent figures of contemporary international feminism are included along with their principal works. The relationships between different generations of artists and the practice of artistic feminism are also explored. Los ensayos contenidos en esta colección condensada—guiados hacia aficionados del arte y principiantes—presentan y analizan las distintas manifestaciones y tendencias artísticas del siglo XX y los artistas que las crearon. La obra examina las condiciones socioculturales que someten y ocultan la actividad femenina a lo largo de la historia y las circunstancias que dieron lugar a la reivindicación feminista en el arte. Se recogen las figuras más preeminentes de la práctica feminista contemporánea internacional junto con sus principales obras. Asimismo se ponen de manifestó las particulares relaciones entre las distintas generaciones de artistas y la práctica artística femenina.

Author Biography

Mª Teresa Alario Trigueros is a professor at the University of Valladolid in Spain who specializes in architecture and Spanish urbanism of the 19th century, the history of art in education, and the role of women in art.