Girl on Girl

Art and Photography in the Age of the Female Gaze

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This book looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art.

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ISBN: 9781780679556 Category:

Charlotte Jansen

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A new generation of female artists is emerging who have grown up in a culture saturated with social media and selfies. This book looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art. Forty artists are featured, all of whose principal subject matter is either themselves or other women. Each is accompanied by a short profile based on personal interviews with the author, giving a fascinating insight into this exciting shift in female creativity.

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Weight 882 g
Dimensions 20.5 x 25.8 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 1 April 2017
Number of pages 192
Format Hardback
Contributors Foreword by Zing Tsjeng
Dimensions 20.5 x 25.8 cm
Weight 882 g
Charlotte Jansen is editor-at-large at Elephant magazine. As an arts and culture journalist she has contributed to The Guardian, Broadly, Artsy, and Wallpaper*, among others.