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Archi-féministes! – Contemporary Art, Feminist Theories
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  Archi-féministes! Art contemporain, théories féministes
Edited by Marie-Ève Charron, Marie-Josée Lafortune, Thérèse St-Gelais. Texts by Marie-Ève Charron, Philippe Dumaine, Marie-Josée Lafortune, Deirdre Logue, Allyson Mitchell, Wanda Nanibush, Johanne Sloan, Thérèse St-Gelais, Rinaldo Walcott, Giovanna Zapperi.

Published by Optica.
published in June 2019
texts in English and French
15,8 x 23,2 cm (softcover)
160 pages (ill.)
€25.00
ISBN: 978-2-922085-15-0
EAN: 9782922085150
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Bringing together an important body of work produced between 1970 and the present, this publication analyzes historical and current issues of feminisms by proposing crossed perspectives on the field of art history and its oft-interrogated construction.
Feminist manifestations are examined in light of practices that persist in their resistance and that compel us to reexamine social norms through activism, citizen mobilization, and sharing communities. Striving to bring new insights to our attention, these contributions take up theoretical feminist models, but also reference cultural, decolonization, and queer studies.
Works by Sophie Bélair Clément, Rebecca Belmore, Olivia Boudreau, Marie-Claude Bouthillier, Sorel Cohen, Raphaëlle de Groot, Vera Frenkel, Andrea Geyer, Cynthia Girard-Renard, Clara Gutsche, Rashid Johnson, arkadi lavoie lachapelle, Suzy Lake, Maryse Larivière, Emmanuelle Léonard, Abdi Osman, Camal Pirbhai, Claire Savoie, Jana Sterbak, Camille Turner.

Published following the eponymous exhibition at OPTICA, Montreal, in 2011 and 2012.