How significant is feminist art in China and what is the future of it?

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Feminism was a cultural movement born in the late nineteenth century, following the booming of the Industrial Revolution and the formation of diverse social ideologies. Feminism originated in France and then was gradually introduced to other countries such a the United Kingdom and the United States. Feminism was officially introduced into China during the May Fourth Movement and Feminist Art rose up in the Chinese contemporary art scene around 1990s.

Chinese Feminist Art is not only different from traditional Chinese female art as it clearly emphasises on female characteristics, but also distinctive from western feminist art in the way that it embraces Chinese culture to the greatest extent. Unlike Western Feminist Art which is tightly
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First, Chinese society is still in the process of social forms of agriculture, and gradually deepened since millennia sexist, patriarchal consciousness and spiritual entity unlikely to be essential impact even be destroyed. Salient features of the agricultural community and the agricultural civilization is centralization and personal attachment, the extent of human society that is a lower degree of independence, because of this social form of production, and other social activities objectively excluded women, men occupied the absolute rule status, feminist issues is bound to be "shadowing." In recent decades, although China has laws to protect women's rights and social organizations, but due to the lack of social forms the background and achieve the objective reality of feminism, these laws and organizations tend to become some kind of a symbol or a "national attitude."

Second, China's traditional culture system ideas about the nature of women has not been shaken, although a long time shouting slogans gender equality, but to establish gender equality and women's rights and cultural patterns have not really started. In the traditional culture of inertia, or the idea of men as the main link between the concept is still a mainstream society, "without issue for the big"
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