Body of Experience : Jennifer Pepper, Vesna Trkulja

Dobie, Elizabeth Ann; Shaw, Catherine Elliot. Body of Experience : Jennifer Pepper, Vesna Trkulja. London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario, 1997.

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Abstract (English)

Dobie's analysis of Pepper's work calls attention to the essentialism underlying categories of woman and femininity by discussing how conceptions of the female body as a socially constructed entity are affected by language. Shaw suggests that Trkulja's multimedia constructions challenge gendered notions of beauty by questioning the cultural conditioning of women's appearance, self-image and identity. Biographical notes. 36 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Dobie, Elizabeth Ann (Author); Shaw, Catherine Elliot (Curator); Shaw, Catherine Elliot (Author); Wells, Karen (Prefacer); Kennedy, Arlene (Prefacer)
Dossier: 351 - McINTOSH GALLERY (London)
Collation: 16 p. : 5 ill. col. ; 28 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0771419635
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: McIntosh Gallery, University of Western Ontario
Artists: Pepper, Jennifer; Trkulja, Vesna
Critics / Curators / Historians: Shaw, Catherine Elliot
Art Organizations: Exhibition Centres > Canada > Ontario > Mcintosh Gallery (London)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 13 Feb. - 23 Mar. 1997, McIntosh Gallery, The University of Western Ontario (London).
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Date Deposited: 07 Aug 1997
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:56
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