Carrie Mae Weems

Weems, Carrie Mae and Kirsh, Andrea and Sterling, Susan Fisher and Abbott, Rebecca Phillips. Carrie Mae Weems. Washington, DC: The National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1993.

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Abstract (English)

"For over a decade Carrie Mae Weems has confronted issues of identity, race, gender and class through a forceful combination of photographic imagery, engaging narrative and provocative humor. [...] With this first survey exhibition, NMWA documents Carrie Mae Weems's impressive contribution to the field of contemporary art and provides the artist with the audience she richly deserves." -- p. 7.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues ; Artists' publications > Photobook
All Contributors: Weems, Carrie Mae (Author); Kirsh, Andrea (Author); Sterling, Susan Fisher (Author); Abbott, Rebecca Phillips (Author)
Dossier: 420 - WEEMS, CARRIE MAE
Collation: 116 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
ISBN: 0940979217
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Washington, DC: The National Museum of Women in the Arts
Artists: Weems, Carrie Mae
Critics / Curators / Historians: Kirsh, Andrea; Sterling, Susan Fisher
Art Organizations: San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art (San Francisco, CA); Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN); Institute Of Contemporary Art (Philadelphia, PA); Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, OH)
Event Title: Carrie Mae Weems
Type: Exhibition
Location: The National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, DC) The Forum (St. Louis, MO) San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, CA) Center for the Fine Arts (Miami, FL) California Afro-American Museum (Los Angeles, CA) Portland Art Museum (Portland, OR) Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN) Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA) The Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, OH)
Dates: 7 Jan. 1993 - 2 Apr. 1995
Keywords: AFRICAN-AMERICAN CULTURE; CULTURAL IDENTITY; PHOTOGRAPHY; WOMEN ARTISTS; WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS
Copyright Statement: Carrie Mae Weems-photographs and artist's exhibition texts; The National Museum of Women in the Arts-catalogue; Betty Shabazz and Pathfinder Press; Columbia University Press, New York; Richard Wright; The New Museum of Contemporary Art and Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Notes:

Biographical notes p. 110-111.
Selected bibliography p. 112-113.
Exhibition checklist p. 114-116.

Deposited by: Contractuel JCT
Date Deposited: 18 Dec 2018 17:47
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2018 17:47
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/30099
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