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Women In-Between: Asian Women Artists 1984-2012

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Another Woman No.2, 1996 © Courtesy of the artist & Fukuoka Asian Art Museum (FAAM)
Women In-Between: Asian Women Artists 1984-2012

3-1 Shimokawabata-machi
Hakata-ku
Fukuoka City
Japan
September 1st, 2012 - October 21st, 2012

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://faam.city.fukuoka.lg.jp/eng/home....
COUNTRY:  
Japan
EMAIL:  
faam_e@faam.city.fukuoka.jp
PHONE:  
092-263-1100
OPEN HOURS:  
From 10:00 am to 8:00 pm; closed Wednesdays
TAGS:  
photography, installation, video-art

DESCRIPTION

This extensive show explores the work of Asian women artists prominent since the 1980s, and is shown for the first time in Japan. The works span the genres of painting, photography, video, installation and more, revealing the diversity of themes and expressive styles among these artists. Also planned are talks, performances, video screenings, workshops and more.

■Content
1.Female Body – Reproduction/Proliferation/Fascination /Violence
2. Women and Society
(1) Women’s/Men’s roles – Bonds of Women
(2) Diaspora (ethnicity)/ Marginalized people (class and sexuality)
3. Women and History – War, Violence, Death and Memory
4. Selected Techniques/Materials – Periphery of “Art”
5. Women’s life – On Her Own