Bauhaus Femininities in Transformation
June 6, 2019
The Bard Graduate Center hosts this talk by Elizabeth Otto. Otto is a specialist in gender, art history, and the visual cultures of modernism. Together with Patrick Rössler, she wrote Bauhaus Women: A Global Perspective (2019), a major new survey of female Bauhaus artists and designers. Her co-edited books include Bauhaus Bodies: Gender, Sexuality, and Body Culture in Modernism’s Legendary Art School (with Patrick Rössler; 2019), Art and Resistance in Germany (with Deborah Ascher Barnstone; 2018), and the exhibition catalogue 4 “Bauhausmädels”: Gertrud Arndt, Marianne Brandt, Margarete Heymann, Margaretha Reichardt. She is a professor of art history and visual studies at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York.
Thursday June 6, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Bard Graduate Center
38 West 86th Street, Lecture Hall
New York, NY 10024
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