Monthly Archives: January 2012

“The Deconstructive Impulse: Women Artists Reconfigure the Signs of Power, 1973-1991” at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Laurie Simmons, First Bathroom/Woman Standing Currently on view at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is “The Deconstructive Impulse: Women Artists Reconfigure the Signs of Power,” an examination of “the crucial feminist contribution to the development of deconstructivism in the 1970s … Continue reading

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Eva Zeisel (1906 – 2011)

Ceramic artist and designer, Eva Zeisel, passed away in late-December 2011 at the age of 105. A “maker of useful things”, Zeisel’s career spanned a period of over 60 years, right up until her death. Here are a few highlights … Continue reading

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Fiber Designs by Gunta Stölzl

Fiber designs and wall hangings by Bauhaus artist, Gunta Stölzl (1897 – 1983) – find more of her work on http://www.guntastolzl.org/

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“Quantify Me” Opening

A few shots from the opening of Laurie Frick’s exhibition, Quantify Me, this past Saturday at the Women & Their Work Gallery. A big thanks to everyone who attended. The show will be up until March 10th – be sure … Continue reading

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“The Problem With the Whitney Biennial” & Herb Tam’s “My Whitney Biennial”

In reaction to the lack of female and minorities presence in the list of artists for the upcoming Whitney Biennial, Herb Tam ( Curator / Director of Exhibitions at the Museum of Chinese Art in New York City) compiled his … Continue reading

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Laurie Frick Installation Shot

http://ow.ly/8oqWW – installation picture. This Sat. 9pm WTW hosts the awesome opening of Laurie Frick’s immersive exhibit “Quantify Me.”

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Interview with Katy Horan

Austin-based artist / illustrator Katy Horan answered a few questions for the Women  & Their Work blog about how work, how Austin has influenced her work and her upcoming projects. You can check out Katy’s work on her website, http://www.katyart.com/. The … Continue reading

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