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Jemima Kirke: Where are the Women? – Unlock Art

Élisabeth Sophie Chéron , self portrait, 1672Tate ask Girlsactress Jemima Kirke to explore the role of women in art in our latest Unlock Art video.

In this film, Girls actress Jemima Kirke (known as Jessa Johansson in the HBO series) addresses the topic of women in art (or the lack of them). She looks at the changing role of female artists in a male dominated art world over the centuries – and how some of them eventually took on the establishment in the 1970s.

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This entry was published on March 9, 2016 at 9:17 am. It’s filed under Documentary, Video and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.
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