ACM SIGGRAPH's DIGITAL ARTS COMMUNITY (DAC)
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Feminist Art Project will be presenting TFAP@CAA 2014 Day of Panels at
the College Art Association Conference 2014 in Chicago. Organized by Jennie
Klein and Myrel Chernick, the panels will be held at Columbia College on
Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 9:30 am - 5pm.
The theme of the 2014 TFAP day of panels, titled The M Word, is the
representation of the maternal in art and visual culture. We are
particularly interested in proposals that address the following topics:
Exhibitions that have addressed or included work about
The historical representation of maternity, particularly those
representations that originate from cultures other than western European.
Artists whose work addresses the history/re-enactment of art in their work.
The maternal body
The performance of Maternity and the maternal body
The visual representation of biological and non-biological maternity,
including non-normate maternity, adoptive mothers, infertility, and the
performance of motherhood
The ethical implications of working with children
Mothers who collaborate with their children.
What it means to be a mother and an artist today in relationship to the
issue of M/E/A/N/I/N/G on artists/mothers.
If interested in participating, please send a 500 word abstract, along with
name and contact information by July 30 to Myrel Chernick and Jennie Klein
The 103rd Annual College Art Association Conference will take place February
11–14, 2015, in New York. The Annual Conference Committee invites session
proposals that cover the breadth of current thought and research in art, art
and architectural history, theory and criticism, pedagogical issues, museum
and curatorial practice, conservation, and developments in technology.
The submission process for 2015 proposals opened on Monday, June 24, 2013.
In order to submit a proposal, you must be a current CAA member.
Insure the inclusion of feminist art in the cultural record! Remember to
list your events, exhibitions, lectures, artist talks, classes, films and
other art related activities on The Feminist Art Project online calendar.
Get Involved! Contact a TFAP Regional Coordinator in your area.
The Feminist Art Project
191 College Ave., 2nd Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
The Feminist Art Project is a collaborative national initiative celebrating
the Feminist Art Movement and the aesthetic, intellectual and political
impact of women on the visual arts, art history, and art practice. The
project is a strategic intervention against the ongoing erasure of women
from the cultural record. The Feminist Art Project promotes diverse feminist
art events, publications and education through its website and online
calendar and facilitates networking and program development worldwide.
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