#NSFW: Feminist Artists on Sex & Digital Identity

#NSFW: Sex, Online Persona & Feminist Art
Recording: #NSFW: Feminist Artists on Sex & Digital Identity, Mar 12, 2018


Lena Chen

Femina Non Grata

Leah Schrager

Leah Schrager

As social media expands the possibilities for self-expression, a new generation of women artists are using the Internet and images of their own bodies to construct elaborate online personas as artistic projects. Unapologetically sexual and frequently censored, their work challenges the role of women as passive objects of desire. Straddling the line between art and autobiography, the artists tackle topics such as celebrity and trauma while engaging public audiences beyond the commercial art world

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Dual
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate