Posts tagged "brooklyn museum of art"

Women Pop Artists Get Exposed At The Brooklyn Museum

Artist Marjorie Strider's comically pornographic "Woman with Radish," made in 1963, was an unusual contribution to Pop Art -- it was a feminist one. She subverted the often ridiculously over-sexual, pinup-inspired graphics in commercial graphic art of this era by addressing such objectification in her own art. The eyelashes and radish (above) are sculpted out…

By: Joanne Hinkel / November 22, 2010

Kind Of Romantic: Sam Taylor-Wood’s “Ghosts” Photos

If you are a fan of the novel Wuthering Heights, then you’ve imagined the Gothic landscape upon which Catherine and Heathcliff’s tortured relationship played out. You can see if your imagination syncs with reality in Sam Taylor-Wood’s “Ghosts” photo exhibit, on view at the Brooklyn Museum of Art this fall. The snaps were taken i…

By: Joanne Hinkel / October 12, 2010