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The Resource The dinner party : restoring women to history, Judy Chicago ; foreword by Arnold L. Lehman ; essays by Judy Chicago, Frances Borzello, and Jane F. Gerhard

The dinner party : restoring women to history, Judy Chicago ; foreword by Arnold L. Lehman ; essays by Judy Chicago, Frances Borzello, and Jane F. Gerhard

Label
The dinner party : restoring women to history
Title
The dinner party
Title remainder
restoring women to history
Statement of responsibility
Judy Chicago ; foreword by Arnold L. Lehman ; essays by Judy Chicago, Frances Borzello, and Jane F. Gerhard
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes and illustrates a multimedia exhibit that celebrates the achievements of more than one thousand women in Western culture, discussing the exhibit's origin and aesthetic and historical meaning
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2008
Biography type
collective biography
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303714
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
709.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
from creation to preservation
Label
The dinner party : restoring women to history, Judy Chicago ; foreword by Arnold L. Lehman ; essays by Judy Chicago, Frances Borzello, and Jane F. Gerhard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
The official publication celebrating Judy Chicago's feminist art masterpiece, The Dinner Party installation at the Brooklyn Museum [Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art], and an introduction to outstanding women in history. It is a defining work of feminist and contemporary art that brought women's history to light on the national stage when it was completed in 1979. Published to coincide with Chicago's 75th birthday and a nationwide series of events and exhibitions, the book features newly commissioned photography and two new essays by the author, along with essays by art historian Fraces Borzello and historian Jane Gerhard, and a foreword from museum director Arnold Lehman. -- Publisher's website
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Brooklyn Museum and the Dinner Party / Arnold L. Lehman -- Restoring women to history / Judy Chicago -- From Judy Chicago to Judy Chicago / Judy Chicago -- An art history sit-in: The Dinner Party in its artistic context / Frances Borzello -- From controversy to canonization: The Dinner Party's journey to Brooklyn / Jane F. Gerhard
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781580933896
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2013957235
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)868081822
Label
The dinner party : restoring women to history, Judy Chicago ; foreword by Arnold L. Lehman ; essays by Judy Chicago, Frances Borzello, and Jane F. Gerhard
Publication
Copyright
Note
The official publication celebrating Judy Chicago's feminist art masterpiece, The Dinner Party installation at the Brooklyn Museum [Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art], and an introduction to outstanding women in history. It is a defining work of feminist and contemporary art that brought women's history to light on the national stage when it was completed in 1979. Published to coincide with Chicago's 75th birthday and a nationwide series of events and exhibitions, the book features newly commissioned photography and two new essays by the author, along with essays by art historian Fraces Borzello and historian Jane Gerhard, and a foreword from museum director Arnold Lehman. -- Publisher's website
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Brooklyn Museum and the Dinner Party / Arnold L. Lehman -- Restoring women to history / Judy Chicago -- From Judy Chicago to Judy Chicago / Judy Chicago -- An art history sit-in: The Dinner Party in its artistic context / Frances Borzello -- From controversy to canonization: The Dinner Party's journey to Brooklyn / Jane F. Gerhard
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781580933896
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2013957235
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)868081822

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