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Farrington, Lisa E.

Overview
Works: 14 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 2,040 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Textbooks  Interviews  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Short films  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: N6538.N5, 704.04208996073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lisa E Farrington
Creating their own image : the history of African-American women artists by Lisa E Farrington( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on revealing interviews with numerous contemporary artists, such as Betye Saar, Faith Ringgold, Nanette Carter, Camille Billops, Xenobia Bailey, and many others, the second half of Creating Their Own Image probes more recent stylistic developments, such as abstraction, conceptualism, and post-modernism, never losing sight of the struggles and challenges that have consistently influenced this body of work. Weaving together an expansive collection of artists, styles, and periods, Farrington argues that for centuries African-American women artists have created an alternative vision of how women of color can, are, and might be represented in American culture. From utilitarian objects such as quilts and baskets to a wide array of fine arts, Creating Their Own Image serves up compelling evidence of the fundamental human need to convey one's life, one's emotions, one's experiences, on a canvas of one's own making.--From publisher description
Art on fire : the politics of race and sex in the paintings of Faith Ringgold by Lisa E Farrington( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American art : a visual and cultural history by Lisa E Farrington( Book )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African-American Art: A Visual and Cultural History offers a current and comprehensive history that contextualizes black artists within the framework of American art as a whole. The first chronological survey covering all art forms from colonial times to the present to publish in over a decade, it explores issues of racial identity and representation in artistic expression, while also emphasizing aesthetics and visual analysis to help students develop an understanding and appreciation of African-American art that is informed but not entirely defined by racial identity. Through a carefully selected collection of creative works and accompanying analyses, the text also addresses crucial gaps in the scholarly literature, incorporating women artists from the beginning and including coverage of photography, crafts, and architecture in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries as well as twenty-first century developments. All in all, African American Art: A Visual and Cultural History offers a fresh and compelling look at the great variety of artistic expression found in the African-American community
An American consciousness : Robin Holder's mid-career retrospective by Robin Holder( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Timothy J. Clark by Jean Stern( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howardena Pindell : atomizing art( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of African American female artist Howardena Pindell, including extensive interviews and footage of her creating in the studio
Panel discussion on Haitian culture, history and economics : [proceedings of a symposium held May 9, 2011 at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY] by HIstory, and Economics Symposium on Haitian Culture( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The world before racism by Lisa E Farrington( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Special issue on African-American art( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Faith Ringgold : the making of an artist by Lisa E Farrington( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emma Amos : art as legacy by Lisa E Farrington( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reinventing herself : the black female nude by Lisa E Farrington( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Art & identity : the African-American aesthetic at the New School, February 1-26, 1999, Parsons School of Design( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Creating their own image : the history of African-American women artists
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Art on fire : the politics of race and sex in the paintings of Faith RinggoldTimothy J. Clark