• Rewriting the Canon

    12 days ago - By Aesthetica

    A new publication from Pompidou Centre realigns the history of abstract art with a focus on the vital, and often overlooked, contributions of women. Accompanying an exhibition which took place during Summer 2021 - and is now open at Guggenheim Bilbao - Women in Abstraction presents these artists as co-creators of global modernisms and their legacies. Aesthetica speaks with co-author and Chief Curator Christine Macel about the show, outlining how and why it came to life.
    A: Can you tell us a bit about the motivation for creating this book and the accompanying exhibition?
    CM: This exhibition...
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