Alina Szapocznikow: The pop connection and beyond

Tate, S. (2009) Alina Szapocznikow: The pop connection and beyond. In: Awkward Objects, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland, July 2009.

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Abstract

The lecture explored the area of overlap between the work of Szapocznikow and that of women Pop artists, notably the Belgian Evelyn Axell and British Pauline Boty (whose work was included in the exhibition). This reframing in relation to Pop brought out key issues about female subjectivity, and an autonomously experienced female sexuality and pleasure that both expanded the understanding of Szapcoznikow and further highlighted the fascinating confluence of concerns to be found among women artists working, without knowledge of each other, in the mid 20th century.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords:female subjectivity, Evelyn Axell, Alina Szapocznikow, Pauline Boty
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
ID Code:11848
Deposited By: G. Brown
Deposited On:20 Oct 2010 12:34
Last Modified:12 Aug 2013 08:03

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