18 January – 16 April 2017
Drawn from the National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, U.S.), this collection display showcases photography and video work by seventeen contemporary artists from around the world.
By turning their camera to women, including themselves, these artists embrace the female body as a vital medium for storytelling, expressing identity and reflecting individual and collective experience.
Featuring work by: Marina Abramović, Rineke Dijkstra, Anna Gaskell, Nan Goldin, Charlotte Gyllenhammar, Candida Höfer, Icelandic Love Corporation, Mwangi Hutter, Kirsten Justesen, Justine Kurland, Nikki S. Lee, Hellen van Meene, Shirin Neshat, Daniela Rossell, Eve Sussman and the Rufus Corporation, Janaina Tschäpe and Adriana Varejão.
Exhibition organised by:
Whitechapel Gallery and the National Museum of Women in the Arts
Exhibition supported by:
UK Friends of NMWA and Jacqueline Badger Mars
Beth and Michele Colocci
Victoria Blake Firth
Belinda de Gaudemar
Laurel and John Rafter
Patti and George White