Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 January 2016

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781784992941

Bookseller Code (06)

Gender, artWork and the global imperative

A materialist feminist critique

Angela Dimitrakaki

Published by Manchester University Press

Rethinking Arts Histories MUP

  • A rigorous updating of feminist art history and 'new art history', as two major trends in the discipline of art history overall, and it will become essential course material
  • Discusses and brings together artists who are very visible in the biennial & new institutional context but who have not been discussed together
  • Identifies a number of new themes
  • female art and curatorial collectives, travel as work, contemporary art as labour, masculinity in global space, the link between art and labour
  • Now available in paperback
  • The first Anglophone feminist study of art and gender in globalisation (since 1989)
  • The first book to focus on art as gendered labour, filling a notable gap in scholars' increasing emphasis on art as labour

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