How Contemporary Female Artists Are Grappling with Sexual Violence in Their Work

Hyperallergic Weekly Podcast “Art Movements”
July 27, 2018
By Hrag Vartanian

Curator Monika Fabijanska talks about her exhibition The Un-Heroic Act.

Hyperallergic Weekly Podcast host talk to curator Monika Fabijanska about her important fall exhibition The Un-Heroic Act: Representations of Rape in Contemporary Women’s Art in the US, opening this September at the Shiva Gallery at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Monika believes sexual violence is unfortunately one of the most common themes in the art of contemporary female artists and she focuses on the work of US-based artists in particular.