Nancy Spero

Tickner, Lisa and Bird, Jon. Nancy Spero. London, England: Institute of Contemporary Arts; Derry, Ireland: Orchard Gallery; Edinburgh, Scotland: Fruitmarket Gallery, 1987.

On-site consultation

Abstract (English)

Major retrospective of Spero's work dating from 1962. Essays by Tickner and Bird elaborate the sexual, cultural and psychoanalytic implications of the artist's graphic, carnivalesque imagery and use of text by drawing from a broad reservoir of intellectual sources: Kristeva, Derrida, Artaud, Cixous, Eagleton, etc. Biographical notes. Bibl. 3 p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Tickner, Lisa (Author); Bird, Jon (Author); Blazwick, Iwona (Prefacer); Francis, Mark (Prefacer); McGonagle, Declan (Prefacer)
Dossier: 420 - SPERO, NANCY
Collation: 71 p. : 52 ill. (24 col.) ; 27 cm
ISBN: 0905263510
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: Institute of Contemporary Arts; Derry, Ireland: Orchard Gallery; Edinburgh, Scotland: Fruitmarket Gallery
Artists: Spero, Nancy
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 11 Mar. - 12 Sept. 1987, Institute of Contemporary Arts (London) ; Fruitmarket Gallery (Edinburgh) ; Orchard Gallery/ Foyle Arts Project (Derry).
Keywords: FEMINISM; TEXT; APPROPRIATION; COLLAGE; ART HISTORY; POSTSTRUCTURALISM; REVISIONISM
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 1988
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 14:27
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/341
Edit this item (login required):
View Item