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Six Exhibitions, Six Decades: Toward the Recanonization of Contemporary Israeli Art

Ruth Direktor

in Visualizing and Exhibiting Jewish Space and History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199934249
eISBN:
9780190254704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199934249.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines six art exhibitions in Israeli in 2008 and the issues they raise with respect to Israeli art, art historiography, the relations between art and state, hegemony, and ... More


In Between Past and Future: Time and Relatedness in the Exhibitions

Osnat Zukerman Rechter

in Visualizing and Exhibiting Jewish Space and History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199934249
eISBN:
9780190254704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199934249.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines curatorship as an action in six art exhibitions held in Israeli in 2008 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the state of Israel. It discusses the ... More


“A union of art and propaganda”

Jenny Woodley

in Art for Equality: The NAACPs Cultural Campaign for Civil Rights

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813145167
eISBN:
9780813145471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813145167.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores the ways the NAACP used the arts in its fight against lynching. The three examples discussed are: antilynching plays written by black women; the Writers’ League Against ... More


Chapter 8

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the events related to the author's firing of a gun at the opening day of the China Avant-garde Art Exhibition in Beijing, China in February 1989. The opening ceremonies started ... More


Introduction: addressing the other woman

Kimberly Lamm

in Addressing the other woman: Textual correspondences in feminist art and writing

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781526121264
eISBN:
9781526136176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526121264.003.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter introduces the importance of text and images of writing for feminist art practices in the late 1960s and 1970s. Beginning with the 2008 exhibition WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, ... More


Painting Their Way into the Public World: Women and the Visual Arts

Lauryn Oates

in Land of the Unconquerable: The Lives of Contemporary Afghan Women

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520261853
eISBN:
9780520948990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520261853.003.0023
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter reports young female artists learning modernist painting, not unheard of in Afghanistan but not expected either, particularly from women. The first Women's Arts and Modern Painting ... More


The Ruined Cathedral, Black Arts, and the Grave in Engraving: Ruskin and the Fatal Excess of Art

Jonah Siegel

in Material Inspirations: The Interests of the Art Object in the Nineteenth Century and After

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198858003
eISBN:
9780191890550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858003.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

It was not lost on writers on taste in the nineteenth century that developments in technology that made reproductions ever more ubiquitous, like the related phenomenon of the proliferation of museums ... More


Thirty Years of Reform

Lily Chumley

in Creativity Class: Art School and Culture Work in Postsocialist China

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691164977
eISBN:
9781400881321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164977.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter begins with an oral history of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, describing how the school changed over the course of gaigekaifang. Gaigekaifang is often referred to in English as ... More


Introduction

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This introductory chapter discusses the objective of this fictional memoir, which is explain the issues surrounding the gunshots the author fired at the 1989 China Avant-garde Art Exhibition held at ... More


Chapter 7

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the author's participation in the China Avant-garde Art Exhibition in Beijing, China. It explains that her participation at the exhibit was a pure coincidence because she did ... More


Rescension and Precedential Media

Steve Dietz

in Social Media Archeology and Poetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034654
eISBN:
9780262336871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034654.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This paper discusses five exhibitions curated by the author of what might be most broadly termed network-based art: Beyond Interface: net art and art on the net (1998), Art Entertainment Network ... More


Chapter 1

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the author's return to Beijing, China, fifteen years after she shocked the whole art world by firing two gunshots at the 1989 China Avant-garde Art Exhibition held at the ... More


Oil Paintings

Amanda Brickell Bellows

in American Slavery and Russian Serfdom in the Post-Emancipation Imagination

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469655543
eISBN:
9781469655567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469655543.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

After the abolition of serfdom and slavery, Russian and American artists created oil paintings of peasants and African Americans that revealed to viewers the complexity of their post-emancipation ... More


Chapter 13

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the experiences of the author and Lan Jun in facing the realities of life in Australia. Though they were receiving unemployment benefits from the Australian government, they ... More


Chapter 9

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the events following the author's shooting performance at the China Avant-garde Art Exhibition in Beijing, China, in February 1989. She returned to the museum at about four in ... More


Chapter 10

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the author's return to her family in Hangzhou with Lan Jun after the shooting incident. It cites the comments of her mother and the people from her old school, the Zhejiang ... More


Chapter 6

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028122
eISBN:
9789882206816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028122.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter discusses the inspiration behind the author's installation art work titled Dialogue, which was featured at the 1989 China Avant-garde Art Exhibition held at the National Art Museum of ... More


Freedom and Citizenship: Conflicting Views of Wartime

Aston Gonzalez

in Visualizing Equality: African American Rights and Visual Culture in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781469659961
eISBN:
9781469659985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469659961.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

The sixth chapter analyzes the technological revolutions that influenced representations of black people during the Civil War. Illustrated periodicals visually cataloged the war and depicted the ... More


A Matrix of Matrilineal Memory in the Museum: Charlotte Salomon and Chantal Akerman in Berlin

Lisa Saltzman

in Visualizing and Exhibiting Jewish Space and History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199934249
eISBN:
9780190254704
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199934249.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines the exhibitions of Charlotte Salomon's 1940–1943 book project titled Life? or Theater? and Chantal Akerman's 2004 video installation titled To Walk Next to One's Shoelaces in an ... More


From ‘Indianization’ to ‘Look East’

Amitav Acharya

in East of India, South of China: Sino-Indian Encounters in Southeast Asia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199461141
eISBN:
9780199088904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461141.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Asian Politics

This chapter explores India’s present relations with Southeast Asia in the light of its past. India’s ‘Look East’ policy was initiated in the 1990s by the Narasimha Rao government and was a ... More


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