Transformations in Art and Feminism
In the 1970s, Feminist Art garnered the attention of the art world and beyond. By the following generation, however, many young female artists had eschewed the imagery and strategies of their predecessors. But many of these young artists were simply shifting the terms by which an art by, for, and of women could be interpreted and and understood. This lecture focuses on the art and career of two notable artists: Judy Chicago and Cindy Sherman.