Strike! : Printmakers as Social Critics

Tesner, Linda Brady. Strike! : Printmakers as Social Critics. Portland, OR: Gallery of Contemporary Art, Lewis & Clark College, 2001.

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Abstract (English)

In the text for this exhibition of historical and contemporary political prints, Tesner argues that the medium is particularly suited to message-oriented art. After a brief sketch of the history of printmaking, with reference to the prints in the show, the author discusses the contemporary works that are featured and highlights the issues raised by them. List of works. 3 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Tesner, Linda Brady (Author)
Dossier: 360 - GALLERY OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LEWIS & CLARK COLLEGE (Portland, OR)
Collation: 16 p. : 9 ill. (6 col.) ; 22 x 22 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Portland, OR: Gallery of Contemporary Art, Lewis & Clark College
Artists: Diggs, Peggy; Golub, Leon; Grosz, George; Miller, Larry; Morelli, François; Sánchez, Juan; Scott, Dread; Applebroog, Ida; Bearden, Romare; Bennet, Mark; Buck, John; Burden, Chris; Clark, Larry; Coe, Sue; Chunn, Nancy; De Saint-Phalle, Niki; Kentridge, William; Kruger, Barbara; Ligon, Glenn; Marshall, Kerry James; Mitchell, Jeffrey; Motherwell, Robert; Rauschenberg, Robert; Shimomura, Roger; Smith, Kiki; Spero, Nancy; Walker, Kara; Weems, Carrie Mae; Wilke, Hannah; Wojnarowicz, David
Art Organizations: Gallery Of Contemporary Art, Lewis & Clark College (Portland, OR)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 6 Sept. - 21 Oct. 2001, Gallery of Contemporary Art, Lewis & Clark College (Portland).
Keywords: ART AND POLITICS; PRINTMAKING; MASS MEDIA; PHOTOGRAPHY; PHOTOJOURNALISM; RUBBER STAMP; SOCIAL COMMENTARY; ACCESSIBILITY; ACTIVISM; CRITIQUE; MATERIALS; MULTIPLES; NEWS; OPINION; PHOTOCOPY; PROPAGANDA; REPRODUCIBILITY; WAR
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Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:52
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/15773
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