Cahn / [text, Amin Alsaden ... et al.].

Released on the occasion of Miriam Cahn's solo exhibitions at The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, and Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, this publication gives a comprehensive overview of the acclaimed Swiss artist's extensive and versatile body of work. Encompassing oil paintings and works on paper in chalk, charcoal, pastel, and watercolor as well as film, photography, and text, the catalogue elucidates the artist's explorations that critically engage with themes such as women's rights, identity, sexuality, and war. An uncompromising artist, Miriam Cahn has applied a feminist perspective throughout her c...

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Varying form of title: Miriam Cahn: Me as happening
Main author: Cahn, Miriam, 1949-
Other authors: Alsaden, Amin.
ISBN: 978-3-7757-5211-4
Language: English
Published: [Berlin] : Hatje Cantz, [2012]
Exhibitions: Exposición "Miriam Cahn: Me as happening", organizada por The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery y presentada inicialmente en Copenhague en el Kunsthal Charlottenborg, 7 octubre de 2020-4 de abril de 2021, comisariada por Henriette Bretton-Meyer, y en Toronto en The Power Plant, 2 de octubre de 2021-2 enero de 2022, comisariada por Gaëtane Verna
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CN: 173938
Format: Book
Physical description: 272 p. : fot. ; 23 cm + XXIV fot. (13 x 10 cm)
Contents: Acknowledgements -- A woman artist : preface / by Gaëtane Verna -- Exhibition views, The Power Plant -- memory, forgetting, womanartisti / Miriam Cahn -- Refuge as defiance / Amin Alsaden -- Living in your time / Miriam Cahn and Henriette Bretton-Meyer -- "Anger is a very good motor for art" : on the work of Miriam Cahn / Aruna D'Souza -- Miriam Cahn's questions for the viewer / John Yau -- The unruly body, unvanquished / Roxane Gay -- torture pictures in may 2004 / Miriam Cahn -- List of works -- Exhibition views, Kunsthal Charlottenburg -- Biographical notes


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