Contemporary Art and Feminism

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Updated Feb. 17, 2018
Cassab, Judy, b. 1920
Painter born in Austria. Resident of Sydney she is a prolific and accomplished artist, able to paint portraits in a single sitting if necessary. Cassab ...
Updated Feb. 17, 2018
Smith, Grace Cossington, b. 1892
Painter, born in Neutral Bay, Sydney. A student of Dattilo Rubbo, Cossington Smith was quick to absorb modernist ideas and in 1915 exhibited 'The Sock ...
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Hanrahan, Barbara, b. 1939
A well-known twentieth-century author as well as painter.
Updated Feb. 9, 2018
Gower, Elizabeth, b. 1952
Makes collages on a variety of unusual transparent surfaces.
Updated Feb. 9, 2018
Borgelt, Marion, b. 1954
Painter, mixed media and installation artist. In 1996 Marion Borgelt became the first Australian artist to be awarded the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award. In 2001-2003 she ...
Updated Feb. 9, 2018
Newmarch, Ann Foster, b. 1945
Painter, printmaker, sculptor and lecturer, studied SA Teachers' College. Member Print Council of Australia.
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
Kelly, Deborah, b. 1962
Deborah Kelly is a socially engaged Melbourne born Sydney based artist whose work is shown and collected nationally and internationally.
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
Deacon, Destiny, b. 1957
Destiny Deacon is a Melbourne based photographer, printmaker, mixed media artist, installation artist, broadcaster, writer and performer. She has shown her work in over 120 ...
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
Foley, Fiona, b. 1964
Painter, printmaker, photographer, sculptor and installation artist, Fiona Foley's work often discusses the hidden histories of Australia's colonial past and its interface with Aboriginal people.
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Kozic, Maria, b. 1957
Contemporary multi-media artist whose work often deals with gender issues and feminist politics. Her work includes the gigantic inflatable plastic 'Blue Boy' that topped Sydney's ...
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
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Brown Council
Brown Council is the collaborative practice of Sydney-based artists Fran Barrett, Kate Blackmore, Kelly Doley and Diana Smith. Since 2007, they have collectively made performance ...
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Binns, Vivienne, b. 1940
Vivienne Binns has worked primarily as a painter, but has also continually worked across media and contexts. She worked almost exclusively with enamelling for a ...
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
Phoenix, Frances, b. 1950
Contemporary political feminist printmaker, Phoenix (Budden) created political feminist prints, posters and needlework in the 1970s. Her work 'Remember Mick Fowler' is held in the ...
Updated Feb. 7, 2018
Varvaressos, Vicki, b. 1949
Figurative painter who has been exhibiting since 1975.
Updated Feb. 6, 2018
Abbott Roberts, Mary Margaret, b. 1916
Mary Abbott Roberts, who also exhibited under her maiden name of Mary Abbott, was born in Quirindi in rural New South Wales and studied in ...
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Gazzard, Marea, b. 1928
Marea Gazzard was a sculptor in clay and bronze. After training in ceramics, she studied sculpture with Lyndon Dadswell and had her first solo exhibition ...
Updated Sept. 29, 2017
Fairskye, Merilyn, b. 1950
Sydney-based artist who works across the mediums of photography, film, video installation and public art.
Updated Aug. 4, 2017
Smart, Sally, b. 1960
Sally Smart is installation artist who works in Victoria.
Updated Aug. 4, 2017
Hall, Fiona, b. 1953
Born in 1953 in Sydney, New South Wales, Fiona Hall is an award winning photographer, sculptor and installation artist exploring themes of globalization, colonialism and ...
Updated Aug. 4, 2017