A World History of Women Photographers

under the direction of Luce Lebart & Marie Robert (162 writers & 300 photographers)

publisher Thames & Hudson

2022 ll livre fp 9780500025413


As in many fields of art history, the work of women photographers has often been overlooked, and few of their names are now widely recognized. However, women were closely involved in all major photography movements of the 19th and 20th centuries, and have used the camera as an extraordinary tool for emancipation and experimentation. These are artists who never stopped documenting, questioning and transforming the world, breaking down social boundaries, challenging gender roles and expressing their imagination and sexuality.

To capture the diversity of this global body of work, Luce Lebart and Marie Robert have invited 160 international women writers to contribute to this volume, which is a bold and beautifully illustrated manifesto as well as an invaluable work of reference.

Luce Lebart
Marie Robert
Éditeur : Thames & Hudson Ltd; 1er édition
Parution : 14 juillet 2022
Langue : Anglais
Relié : 504 pages
ISBN : 978-0500025413
Poids de l'article : 2.97 kg
Dimensions : 25.65 x 5.08 x 29.72 cm