The Feminist Art Movement In America

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Introduction The feminist art movement in America is said to have first surfaced in the 1960s as a result of the general feminist movement. Before the feminist art movement, women had as much to with the art industry as a fish had to do with the dry land. The feminist art movement was composed of a series of protest, demonstrations, and controversial artworks and exhibitions that fought against the exclusion of women within the art realm. Countless artists were unified under the movement and together they sought the inclusion of women and equality within the art industry. I was first introduced to the feminist art movement when I visited the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth’s exhibition URBAN THEATER: NEW YORK ART IN THE 1980s. It was there
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