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Artists at the rearguard in the Spanish Pavilion of the Republic (1937) - AWARE
08.10.2021 | Maite Garbayo Maetzu and Noemi de Haro García

Artists at the rearguard in the Spanish Pavilion of the Republic (1937)

Manuela Ballester, Francis Bartolozzi and Juana Francisa Rubio. Read more
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Activism and collaborative strategies for Latin American women artists - AWARE
10.09.2021 | María Laura Rosa

Activism and collaborative strategies for Latin American women artists

Activism and collaborative strategies for Latin American women artists: Estado de emergencia [Sta... Read more
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The Women of the British Black Arts Movement - AWARE
20.08.2021 | Aurella Yussuf

The Women of the British Black Arts Movement

The early 1980s ushered in a politically charged era among Black visual artists in Britain. Artis... Read more
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Afro-Brazilian artists in the transition between two centuries - AWARE
23.07.2021 | Andrea Giunta

Afro-Brazilian artists in the transition between two centuries

While Latin American art has achieved growing recognition since the 1990s, basically as a result ... Read more
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Care and Art - AWARE
09.07.2021 | Jacqueline Millner

Care and Art

As an art theorist, writer and educator, I came to care ethics as a way to think through the rela... Read more
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With the kings’ permission - AWARE
10.03.2021 | Gabriela Salgado

With the kings’ permission

Olabisi Obafunke Silva (1962-2019) was a renowned curator of contemporary art, both in Africa and... Read more
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<i>Worldforming</i> by Ghanaian Women in Architecture - AWARE
13.12.2020 | Mae-ling Lokko

Worldforming by Ghanaian Women in Architecture

For three generations of women born between Ghana’s independence in 1957 and the turn of the cent... Read more
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Nudes in 1920s China: Emancipation and Agency in the Works of Female Artists - AWARE
19.09.2020 | Julia Hartmann

Nudes in 1920s China: Emancipation and Agency in the Works of Female Artists

On 10 April 1929, the First National Art Exhibition opened to the public in Shanghai and manifest... Read more
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The Evolution of the Artistic Portrayal of Women by Chinese Female Artists in the 20th Century - AWARE
21.06.2020 | Paul Narjoz-Delatour

The Evolution of the Artistic Portrayal of Women by Chinese Female Artists in the 20th Century

As the People’s Republic of China celebrated its 70th anniversary, the cult of President Xi Jinpi... Read more
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Between socialism and capitalism: woman’s body in the art of Sanja Iveković, Orshi Drozdik and Eglė Rakauskaitė - AWARE
10.05.2020 | Anna Zielazny

Between socialism and capitalism: woman’s body in the art of Sanja Iveković, Orshi Drozdik and Eglė Rakauskaitė

This thesis is about the art of three artists from the so-called Eastern Bloc: Sanja Iveković (bo... Read more
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“The vision to demand that which is good” : Alicia Barney, María Evelia Marmolejo and the origins of Colombian eco-art - AWARE
15.04.2020 | Gina McDaniel Tarver

“The vision to demand that which is good” : Alicia Barney, María Evelia Marmolejo and the origins of Colombian eco-art

“Have we fallen into a mesmerized state that makes us accept as inevitable that which is inferior... Read more
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María Carmen Portela: art, politics, new women, and social commitment - AWARE
18.01.2020 | Georgina G. Gluzman

María Carmen Portela: art, politics, new women, and social commitment

The life of sculptor and engraver María Carmen Portela (1896-1984) offers a remarkable example of... Read more
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Anything or Nothing: Mira Schendel’s <i>Droguinhas</i> - AWARE
17.11.2019 | Maggie Borowitz

Anything or Nothing: Mira Schendel’s Droguinhas

In a series of photographs from 1966, the Swiss-born, Brazilian artist Mira Schendel (1919–1988) ... Read more
Dissertation abstract
Decolonizing Documentary Photography: The Rawiya Collective in Palestine - AWARE
21.09.2019 | Sherena Razek

Decolonizing Documentary Photography: The Rawiya Collective in Palestine

What can images that move do for people who cannot? What can documentary photography as a practic... Read more
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The Archival Impulse: Magali Lara and Carmen Boullosa’s Collaborative Artists’ Books - AWARE
07.09.2019 | Madeline Murphy Turner

The Archival Impulse: Magali Lara and Carmen Boullosa’s Collaborative Artists’ Books

It is well known that history has by and large been written from the perspective of the patriarch... Read more
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Tecla Tofano A Pioneering Feminist Artist in Venezuela - AWARE
17.07.2019 | Amalia Caputo

Tecla Tofano A Pioneering Feminist Artist in Venezuela

Tecla Tofano (1927–1995) was an Italian-Venezuelan ceramist, draughtswoman and writer whose work ... Read more
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Maternal artivism: a brief overview of Latin American women artists in the eighties - AWARE
12.06.2019 | Lara Demori

Maternal artivism: a brief overview of Latin American women artists in the eighties

“The maternal body has a paradoxical status as both natural and exceptional, a sanctioned yet hig... Read more
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Being a woman sculptor in the first half of the 20<sup>th</sup> century: the case of Claire J. R. Colinet - AWARE
04.05.2019 | Margot Eben

Being a woman sculptor in the first half of the 20th century: the case of Claire J. R. Colinet

While the Art Deco-type statuettes that Claire Jeanne Roberte Colinet (1885-1972) sculpted during... Read more

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