Film, Video Textured Abstractions: Howardena Pindell's Cut & Sewn Paintings
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- Textured Abstractions: Howardena Pindell's Cut & Sewn Paintings
- Sarah Cowan discusses the cut and sewn paintings of 1970s artist Howardena Pindell in the context of aesthetic debates engendered by the Black Arts Movement, the women's art movement and shifts in modernist criticism. Pindell's paintings used texture as a strategy for conveying her affinities for African culture, administrative and craft labor, feminine adornment and modernist art.
- March 30, 2018
- - Sarah Cowan is 2017-2018 Smithsonian Fellow in Residence.
- 1 hours 1 minutes 25 seconds
- online text
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Textured Abstractions: Howardena Pindell's Cut & Sewn Paintings. 2018. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-8325/.
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Textured Abstractions: Howardena Pindell's Cut & Sewn Paintings. 2018. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-8325/>.