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Anne Massey - featured speaker in Women & Pop Art Symposium
27 September 2013, Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Women and Pop Art Symposium

Wolverhampton Art Gallery 

27 September 2013, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Exploring themes around women artists and Pop Art, this interdisciplinary symposium aims to establish and reassess their role in and contribution to the movement. Held in conjunction with Pauline Boty: Pop Artist and Woman, the keynote lecture will be given by the exhibition’s co-curator, Dr Sue Tate.

 

 

 

Speakers include:

Kalliopi Minioudaki, co-curator of  Subversive Seduction: Women Pop Artists 1958-58, a major exhibition that toured the USA in 2009-10;
Althea Greenan of the Women’s Art Library, Goldsmith’s College;
Professor Anne Massey, from Middlesex University
Catherine Ince, curator at the Barbican.

The work of a range of artists and designers will be explored, from Kusama in Japan to Women, Socialism and Pop Art in Yugoslavia.

4.45-5.45 Following the symposium join us in a glass of wine to launch the book accompanying the show: Pauline Boty: Pop Artist and Woman. Celebrate the first in-depth study of the life and work of this innovative artist - exploring themes of female sexuality, gender, race and politics the book reinstates Boty at the forefront of British Pop.

More information here.

Tickets are £25 each or £20 for students with a valid NUS card. Or why not book your lunch at the same time: Tickets which include a buffet lunch are £30 each or £25 for students with a NUS card.

Please contact the Art Gallery on 01902 552055 to book or you can book online at EventBrite.