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Now Available: Alexis Krasilovsky’s Nancy Spero: A Conversation with the Artist

Posted December 7th, 2023 in Announcements, New Acquisitions, New Digital Files, News / Events

Nancy Spero: A Conversation with the Artist (1991, 8 minutes, color, sound, digital file)

One of the foremost political and feminist artists of our time, Nancy Spero talks about the Women Artists’ movement and images of women in her own work, during a 1989 retrospective at the New Museum for Contemporary Art in New York City. A leader of Women Artists in Revolution and one of the founders of the all-women’s A.I.R. Gallery in New York, Nancy Spero redefined the image of woman as “Other” in such internationally renowned works as¬†The Torture of Women,¬†depicting women as active participants in history.