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By Artspace Editors. The excerpts come from Phaidon's new book The Art Museum that features works selected from curators, art historians, and educators from across the globe, culled from hundreds of museums, galleries, and collections internationally. Yes please! This rare stone example of a Venus figurine, originally colored red, comes from a campsite at Willendorf, in lower Austria. The face is looking down, the head covered by an elaborate hat. Female Figurine, c.

We’ve conducted a few re-counts. Below are results from 1989, 2005 and 2012.

STORE — Guerrilla Girls

The statuette is hollow. The groove on the left breast is accidental. Such figures were placed in tombs and may symbolize fertility and regeneration. Due to rights restrictions, this image cannot be enlarged, viewed at full screen, or downloaded. As part of the Met's Open Access policy , you can freely copy, modify and distribute this image, even for commercial purposes. Title: Terracotta statuette of a nude woman. Period: Late Cypriot II.

Guerrilla Girls: The Art Of Behaving Badly

We use cookies to improve our service for you. You can find more information in our data protection declaration. The art world discriminates against women and people of color: that's what the Guerrilla Girls have been demonstrating and protesting against for three decades. The New York activists' struggle is far from over. For over 30 years they've been fighting against the discrimination of female artists, most often with cheeky, humorous posters.
License this image. This is one of thirty posters published in a portfolio entitled Guerrilla Girls Talk Back by the group of anonymous American female artists who call themselves the Guerrilla Girls. Since their inception in the Guerrilla Girls have been working to expose sexual and racial discrimination in the art world, particularly in New York, and in the wider cultural arena.