art history Archives

drawn to purpose: american women illustrators and cartoonists book
This situation has left art history books bereft of women, giving the impression that women did not — or could not — create Even in situations of more post-modern times, women are often overlooked in favor of their male peers — for example, Dadaist Emmy Hennings, a notable creative in her own right, is often[...]
Loom-woven patterns such as Kente, Bògòlanfini "Mud Cloth", and Mashamba designs of Burkina Faso and Mali. The comic has a brisk momentum and feel to it, reminding me in tone of the anime (and manga) Cowboy Bebop, as well as a similar vibrant use of color; and evoked recollections of TRON, with the use of light[...]