14 September 2022

Carolee Schneemann Breaking Artistic Boundaries At The Barbican – Sue Hubbard

Until the 1960s, America and Britain, both recovering from the effects of war, were largely conservative, hidebound and patriarchal societies. This makes the work of the American artist Carolee Schneemann (1939-2019), now on show at the Barbican in the first major survey and the first show since her death, all the more remarkable. For before Feminism was even a thing, she was breaking artistic and social boundaries.

7 September 2022

Carolee Schneemann: Feminism Performance Body Politics And Painting – Barbican

Carolee Schneemann: Body Politics is the first survey in the UK of the work of American artist Carolee Schneemann (1939-2019) and the first major exhibition since she died in 2019.

7 March 2019

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Carolee Schneemann Pioneering Feminist Artist Dies Age 79

Carolee Schneemann, multidisciplinary artist who transformed the definition of art, especially discourse on the body, sexuality, and gender has died age 79.

15 April 2017

Carolee Schneemann Awarded Golden Lion For 57th Venice Biennale

The American artist Carolee Schneemann has been awarded the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the 57th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia.

12 August 2012

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Carolee Schneemann Gender Sexuality And The Body Edinburgh Festival

Carolee Schneemann, the American feminist artist, known for her dialogues on gender, and sexual expression is showing at Summerhall during the Edinburgh Festival. Her iconic works, ‘Meat Joy’ (1964), ‘Fuses’ (1967) and ‘Interior Scroll’ (1975) have influenced generations of artists. Schneemann’s multidisciplinary work has transformed the definition of art, especially discourse on the body, sexuality, […]