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Talking Visions
Language: en
Pages: 575
Authors: Ella Shohat
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: MIT Press

This multivoiced collection of essays and images presents a "relational" feminism of diverse communities, affiliations, and practices.
Text and Image
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Richard Smith
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-28 - Publisher: Routledge

Expanding upon longstanding concerns in cultural history about the relation of text and image, this book explores how ideas move across and between expressive forms. The contributions draw from art and architectural history, film, theater, performance studies, and social and cultural history to identify and dissect the role that the
Framed Spaces
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Monica E. McTighe
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: UPNE

While earlier theorists held up "experience" as the defining character of installation art, few people have had the opportunity to walk through celebrated installation pieces from the past. Instead, installation art of the past is known through archival photographs that limit, define, and frame the experience of the viewer. Monica
Performing the Wound
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Niki Tulk
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This book offers a matrixial, feminist-centered analysis of trauma and performance, through examining the work of three artists: Ann Hamilton, Renée Green, and Cecilia Vicuña. Each artist engages in a multi-media, or “combination” performance practice; this includes the use of site, embodied performance, material elements, film, and writing. Each case
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Joel Sanders
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-05 - Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

Twenty-six visual projects and essays explore the role architecture plays in the construction of both heterosexual and homosexual male identity. While examining such environments as the bachelor apartment, the gym, and the men's restroom, contributors provide arguments about the structure of identity, the gendering of space, and the fabrication of