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Pioneers: Paula Boi-Gony, Yvette Bouquet, Micheline Néporon and Denise Tiavouane - AWARE
20.05.2022 | Sarah Lolley

Pioneers: Paula Boi-Gony, Yvette Bouquet, Micheline Néporon and Denise Tiavouane

The Professionalisation Processes and Emancipatory Strategies of Four Kanak women Artists in New ... Read more
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African-American Women Artists in French Public Collections: Acquisitions from the 1970s to the Present Day - AWARE
05.05.2022 | Kelly-Christina Grant

African-American Women Artists in French Public Collections: Acquisitions from the 1970s to the Present Day

Long under-represented in art history, African-American women artists have enjoyed increased visi... Read more
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Women sculptors, public statuary and nationalism - AWARE
29.04.2022 | Cassandra Levasseur

Women sculptors, public statuary and nationalism

The second half of the 19th century, with the regimes of the Second Empire (1852-1870) and the Th... Read more
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Women artists and their role in the political struggles of Senegal - AWARE
04.02.2022 | Fatou Sow Sarr

Women artists and their role in the political struggles of Senegal

Senegalese women have always positioned themselves at the heart of political negotiations. Under ... Read more
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Haptic Visuality and Experience: Embodied Ways of Seeing in Ghazaleh Hedayat’s Artworks - AWARE
24.12.2021 | Somayeh Noori Shirazi

Haptic Visuality and Experience: Embodied Ways of Seeing in Ghazaleh Hedayat’s Artworks

In a series of photographs and assemblages produced between 2008 and 2019, Iranian visual artist ... Read more
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Chinese Women Artists in the Early Twentieth Century - AWARE
10.12.2021 | Doris Sung

Chinese Women Artists in the Early Twentieth Century

This article gives an overview of Chinese women’s contribution to the art reform and the changing... Read more
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The Danish Women Artists’ Retrospective Exhibition in Copenhagen, 1920 - AWARE
26.11.2021 | Sofie Normann Christensen

The Danish Women Artists’ Retrospective Exhibition in Copenhagen, 1920

Since the 1960s and 1970s there has been a growing tendency to produce exhibitions featuring excl... Read more
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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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