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Girl on girl : art and photography in the age of the female gaze / Charlotte Jansen.

By: Jansen, Charlotte.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Laurence King Publishing, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 192 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 26 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781780679556; 1780679556.Other title: Art and photography in the age of the female gaze.Subject(s): Photography of women | Photography of the nude | Women photographers | Feminism and art | Women -- IdentityDDC classification: 779.24 | 779.0922
Contents:
Zanele Muholi -- Lalla Essaydi -- Ayana V. Jackson -- Aviya Wyse -- Lebohang Kganye -- Rania Matar -- Deanna Templeton -- Lilia Li-Mi-Yan -- Mihaela Noroc -- Iiu Susiraja -- Tonje Bøe Birkeland -- Birthe Piontek -- Jaimie Warren -- Maisie Cousins -- Isabelle Wenzel -- Pinar Yolaçan -- Yvonne Todd -- Yaeli Gabriely -- Phebe Schmidt -- Petrina Hicks -- Anja Carr -- Izumi Miyazaki -- Juno Calypso -- Nakeya Brown -- Pixy Liao -- Aneta Bartos -- Nathalie Daoust -- Marianna Rothen -- Shae Detar -- Amanda Charchian -- Leah Schrager -- Alexandra Marzella -- Molly Soda -- Petra Collins -- Mayan Toledano -- Monika Mogi -- Elizabeth Renstrom -- Maya Fuhr -- Jessica Yatrofsky -- Johanna Stickland.
Summary: A new generation of female artists is emerging who have grown up in a culture saturated with social media and selfies. This book looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art. Forty artists are featured, all of whose principal subject matter is either themselves or other women. Each is accompanied by a short profile based on personal interviews with the author, giving a fascinating insight into this exciting shift in female creativity.
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A new generation of female artists is emerging who have grown up in a culture saturated with social media and selfies.

This book looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art.

Forty artists are featured, all of whose principal subject matter is either themselves or other women. Each is accompanied by a short profile based on personal interviews with the author, giving a fascinating insight into this exciting shift in female creativity.

Includes bibliographical references.

Zanele Muholi -- Lalla Essaydi -- Ayana V. Jackson -- Aviya Wyse -- Lebohang Kganye -- Rania Matar -- Deanna Templeton -- Lilia Li-Mi-Yan -- Mihaela Noroc -- Iiu Susiraja -- Tonje Bøe Birkeland -- Birthe Piontek -- Jaimie Warren -- Maisie Cousins -- Isabelle Wenzel -- Pinar Yolaçan -- Yvonne Todd -- Yaeli Gabriely -- Phebe Schmidt -- Petrina Hicks -- Anja Carr -- Izumi Miyazaki -- Juno Calypso -- Nakeya Brown -- Pixy Liao -- Aneta Bartos -- Nathalie Daoust -- Marianna Rothen -- Shae Detar -- Amanda Charchian -- Leah Schrager -- Alexandra Marzella -- Molly Soda -- Petra Collins -- Mayan Toledano -- Monika Mogi -- Elizabeth Renstrom -- Maya Fuhr -- Jessica Yatrofsky -- Johanna Stickland.

A new generation of female artists is emerging who have grown up in a culture saturated with social media and selfies. This book looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art. Forty artists are featured, all of whose principal subject matter is either themselves or other women. Each is accompanied by a short profile based on personal interviews with the author, giving a fascinating insight into this exciting shift in female creativity.