May 19–September 3, 2017
In honor of New York Women’s Suffrage Centennial in 2017, this exhibition explores the power of the female gaze in creating potent and complex images of mothers, thinkers, vixens, heroes, creators, warriors, and agitators.
View the exhibition checklist for The Power of the Female Gaze.
above: Kara Walker, The Emancipation Approximation (scene 18), 1999-2000; Kathleen McEnery Cunningham, Miriam McEnery, 1915; Elizabeth Catlett, Harriet, 1975; Suzanne Gutherz Warriner Portrait of a Standing Woman (det), 1902.
Presented in celebration of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New York State and in honor of MAG’s Gallery Council and Docents.