Sanja Ivekovic : sweet violence / Roxana Marcoci.

Published in conjunction with the first solo museum exhibition of the work of Sanja Ivekovic in the United States, this is the most comprehensive survey on the artist available in English. A feminist, activist and video and performance pioneer, Ivekovic came of age in the early 1970s during the period known as the Croatian Spring, when artists broke free from mainstream institutional settings. This catalogue presents an overview of the artist's projects from the early 1970s to 2011 in all mediums, offering a fascinating view of gender roles, the official politics of power and the paradoxes inherent in a society's collective memory....

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Main author: Ivekovic, Sanja, 1949-
Other authors: Marcoci, Roxana.
ISBN: 978-0-87070-811-4
Language: English
Published: New York : Museum of Modern Art, cop. 2011.
Note: Lectura recomendada por Leah Whitman-Salkin
Series: Lecturas recomendadas.
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More information: Exposición
Awards: Exposición celebrada en el Museum of Modern Art, Nueva York, del 18 de diciembre de 2011 al 26 de marzo de 2012
CN: 174242
Format: Book
Physical description: 192 p. : fot. ; 31 cm
Contents: Art in transitional times, post-1945, 1968, 1989 and 200 in the former Yugoslavia / Roxana Maroci -- Culture and violence / Terry Eagleton -- Sweet violence ; Instructions no. 1 ; Make up-make down -- Tragedy of a Venus ; Double life -- Diary ; Structure ; Eight tears -- My scar, my signature (girls) ; My scar, my signature (ads) ; Paper women ; Make-up -- Triangle ; New Zagreb (people behind the windows) ; Drawings ; Waiting for the revolution (Alice) -- Personal cuts ; Lighthouse -- Practice make a master ; General alert (soap opera) -- Resnik ; Rohrback living memorial -- Lady Rosa of Luxembourg -- Gen XX ; Women's house (sunglasses) ; The right one, pearls of revolution ; Report on CEDAW U.S.A. -- Selected exhibition History and bibliography -- Index


Table of contents:
  • Art in transitional times, post-1945, 1968, 1989 and 200 in the former Yugoslavia / Roxana Maroci
  • Culture and violence / Terry Eagleton
  • Sweet violence ; Instructions no. 1 ; Make up-make down
  • Tragedy of a Venus ; Double life
  • Diary ; Structure ; Eight tears
  • My scar, my signature (girls) ; My scar, my signature (ads) ; Paper women ; Make-up
  • Triangle ; New Zagreb (people behind the windows) ; Drawings ; Waiting for the revolution (Alice)
  • Personal cuts ; Lighthouse
  • Practice make a master ; General alert (soap opera)
  • Resnik ; Rohrback living memorial
  • Lady Rosa of Luxembourg
  • Gen XX ; Women's house (sunglasses) ; The right one, pearls of revolution ; Report on CEDAW U.S.A.
  • Selected exhibition History and bibliography
  • Index