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Title Women artists of the American West / edited by Susan R. Ressler.

Imprint Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  704.0420978 W842, 2003    ---  Lib Use Only
Description viii, 357 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-348) and index.
Contents Surviving the winter : the evolution of quiltmaking among two cultures in New Mexico / Dorothy R. Zopf -- Barbara Zaring and Alyce Frank : the confluence of creativity and relationships / Kate M. O'Neill -- Asian American women artists : community networks and cultural autonomy / Susan R. Ressler -- Shaping a new way : white women and the movement to promote Pueblo Indian arts and crafts, 1900-1935 / Margaret D. Jacobs -- The legacy of generations : pottery by contemporary American Indian women / Susan Peterson -- Lesbian photography on the U.S. west coast, 1970-2000 / Tee A. Corinne -- Indigenous identities : diverse visions / Gail E. Tremblay -- Agnes Pelton and Florence Miller Pierce : the two women artists in the transcendental painting group, 1938-1945 / Tiska Blankenship -- It's all about the apple, or is it? Spirituality and contemporary women's art of the American west / Susan R. Ressler -- 100 years of California photography : women innovators and their contributions, 1850-1950 / Peter E. Palmquist -- The historical landscape : Laura Gilpin and the tradition of American landscape photography / Martha A. Sandweiss -- Women on the Pacific rim : cultural border crossings / Joan M. Jensen -- In which it stands : nature, culture, public space / Terri Cohn -- Unfolding : a memoir / Corinne Whitaker -- An artist's journey : from Oregon to Timbuktu / Betty LaDuke -- Afterword : Coming together : women artists and writers / Phoebe Farris.
Summary "Presents the work of more than 150 women artists who live or once lived west of the Mississippi River ... 19th and 20th century artists working in a broad range of media (including photography, quiltmaking, painting, printmaking, clay art, sculpture, digital art and more)"--Back cover.
Subject Women artists -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.
Art, American -- 19th century.
Art, American -- 20th century.
Added Author Ressler, Susan R.
ISBN 078641054X (alk. paper)
9780786410545 (alk. paper)
0786464380 (pbk.)
9780786464388 (pbk.)

 
    
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