Becoming Judy Chicago : a biography of the artist /

Chronicles the life and career of American artist Judy Chicago, drawing from her personal letters and diaries, published and unpublished writings, and over 250 interviews with figures surrounding her; examines the feminist thread throughout her works; and discusses her impact on the perception and i...

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Main Author: Levin, Gail, 1948-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Harmony Books, ©2007.
Edition:1st ed.
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Main Author:Levin, Gail, 1948-
Summary:Chronicles the life and career of American artist Judy Chicago, drawing from her personal letters and diaries, published and unpublished writings, and over 250 interviews with figures surrounding her; examines the feminist thread throughout her works; and discusses her impact on the perception and inclusion of women in art.

The first biography of the bold, innovative, and controversial multimedia artist tells the inside story of Judy Chicago--her development as an artist, the firestorm that followed her most famous work The Dinner Party, and her knack for pushing boundaries in the art world.

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Physical Description:485 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-414) and index.
ISBN:1400054125
9781400054121