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positions (2020) 28 (1): 19–64.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Julia F. Andrews This article is a reflection on two intersecting themes, the rise of women as artists and as female subjects for art, in the context of the evolving status of women in twentieth-century China. Set in the context of the nascent modern education for women and the emergence...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 65–86.
Published: 01 February 2020
... artists found a space to voice their female subjectivities, and still they struggled to resist the slippery essentialism of a “women’s art” fad. The new millennium saw women artists expanding their thematic horizons, breaching important political and social issues as well as such subjects as ecology...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 309–350.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and the advent of the mass mobilization policy: the Army Art Association (Rikugun Bijutsu Kyōkai), the Women Artists Service Corps (Jōryū Bijutsuka Hōkōtai), and the Art Unit for Promoting the Munitions Industry (Gunju Seisan Bijutsu Suishintai). Although these three collectives were all created under the banner...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 237–274.
Published: 01 February 2020
... engaged female artists in conversations to solicit their self-portrayal as artists, or not; the importance of womanhood to their life and art making; and their use of feminism. The exchanges with six artists discussed here reveals the complex positions Hong Kong women occupy in sustaining artistic...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 177–205.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Lara C. W. Blanchard Cui Xiuwen (b. 1970) and Yu Hong (b. 1966) are contemporary Chinese artists whose images of women reflect a complicated gendered perspective. This article focuses on Cui’s Ladies’ Room (2000) and Yu’s Female Writer (2004, from the series She ). Both can be construed as feminist...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 121–144.
Published: 01 February 2020
... as “women’s art.” In focusing exclusively on symbolic allusions to gender representation, these discussions overlook the possibility of more complex narratives arising from Lin’s artistic concerns. By starting from the formal, material, and spatial components of her work, this article reveals how Lin has...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 769–799.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and extending desire beyond its physical possibili- ties, the artist puts forth a complaint about the possibilities of sexual choice and pushes the boundaries of expression for women toward more explicitly sexual forms. Fuhrmann ❘ Making Contact...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 2020
... or scarce but, rather, that the woman artist was too often viewed primarily as secondary to her male counterpart and dependent on male- led art movements, re ecting women s social position in the gender hierarchy. The neglect and ignorance cannot erase the fact that women artists and their diversi ed...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 207–236.
Published: 01 February 2020
...-Portraiture: Women’s Art in China—1920–2010) . Guangzhou : Lingnan meishu chubanshe . Zheng Jane . 2007 . “ The Shanghai Fine Arts College: Art Education and Modern Women Artists in the 1920s and 1930s .” Modern Chinese Literature and Culture 19 , no. 1 : 192 – 235 . Copyright 2020 Duke...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 489–490.
Published: 01 May 2013
... professor of art history and gallery director at New Jersey City University, who specializes in post-­1945 Japanese art and its global intersections. Her publi- cations include: Into Performance: Japanese Women Artists in New York (Rutgers Univ. Press...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... by many women artists. Senior and established male artists live on it. It is a shame that our efforts at the Yomiuri Independent Exhibition could not destroy that system. In the field of design, such people as Awazu Kiyoshi totally knocked down...
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positions (2024) 32 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 February 2024
... collaborating with male Viet rappers such as Lil Knight, Đen Vâu, and recently the female artist Tiên Tiên, from Ho Chi Minh City. The track was produced by Touliver, Vietnam's top hip-hop producer. Kimmese has collaborated with both ever since. In summary, both women entrepreneurs engage in self-fashioning...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 275–276.
Published: 01 February 2020
... contemporary Chinese artists sought to rede ne art for themselves and as claims for global engagement. Sasha Su- Ling Welland is associate professor of gender, women, and sexuality studies at the University of Washington. She is the author of A Thousand Miles of Dreams: The Journeys of Two Chinese Sisters...
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positions (2023) 31 (1): 229–254.
Published: 01 February 2023
..., using his bare hands and head with great skill, so impressively that he is recruited to join French organized crime. Though both men and women are artistic performers in some manner, their union does not result in artistic creation, as it does, for example, in Camille Claudel (dir. Bruno Nuytten, 1988...
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positions (2024) 32 (2): 259–285.
Published: 01 May 2024
... and music by distorting these extant tropes, stereotypes, and social expectations. Mori also exemplifies a broader historical trend of Japanese women artists coming to New York to feel less burdened by the patriarchal gender norms of Japanese society (Yoshimoto 2005 ). From Yoko Ono and Yayoi Kusama...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 145–175.
Published: 01 February 2020
...: Young Middle-Class Chinese Women in Shanghai . Singapore : Springer . Metropolis Ecologies: Yin Xiuzhen s Parallel Cities Meiling Cheng (En)Gendering Conundrums Since 1994 Beijing- based artist Yin Xiuzhen has produced a string of installations in response to the metropolitan locales she has...
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positions (2024) 32 (2): 287–314.
Published: 01 May 2024
... of transmedial capture. While Japanese leftist artistic and theoretical practice gained abundant scholarly attention, gender remains an under-theorized site. Expo ’70 and the Tokyo Biennale—which overshadowed the 1970s art world—both largely excluded women artists, raising crucial questions for understanding...
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positions (1995) 3 (1): 255–280.
Published: 01 February 1995
... of existence and the artistic expression of the gender group to which one belongs. “Films about Women” The second category of films by women directors reveals an even more typ- ical and interesting aspect of the cultural predicament...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 417–449.
Published: 01 May 2013
... was rather exceptional in that women artists were its core members, and they sometimes organized performances independently from Suenaga, its representative artist. Similar male domination can be found in avant-­garde theater as well...
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positions (2008) 16 (2): 457–482.
Published: 01 May 2008
... identity. By photographing Rocky and other women of color, drag queens, and transsexuals, Keiko becomes an overnight sensation.46 In New York, Keiko becomes “a rising feminist artist of color.”47 Yet her success is predicated...