Feminism in and out of the Art Museum

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Feminism has become energetically intertwined in the last forty years with the field of art – the criticism, the history and the contemporary creation of it. This essay examines the history of feminist engagement with the art museum, from political protest in the 1970s to recent 'blockbuster' exhibitions across Europe and North America, as well as in collection initiatives and publications that have emerged in the twenty-first century.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrauen:Museum. Zwischen Sammlungsstrategie und Sozialer Plattform (Women:Museum. Strategies of Collecting and Social Platform)
EditorsElke Krasny
Place of PublicationVienna
PublisherLöcker Verlag
ISBN (Print)9783854096245
Publication statusPublished - 2012


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