press release

The Fondazione has chosen to make 2004 “Year of the Woman”. Throughout the year, female artists, curators, critics, authors, poets…women committed to the arts will be celebrated. Based on the theme, this first exhibition shows the work of contemporary female artists from some of the most prestigious Italian collections. This group show reunites international female artists who were highly active during the seventies and eighties and then follows their work up to today. Artists such as Hanne Darboven, Rosemary Trockel and Marina Abramovic take us through the seventies and their battle with the art world, whilst we look at the eighties through the work of artists like Cindy Sherman, Luise Lawler and Sherrie Levine. Candida Hofer and Roni Horn, along with the YBAs feature in our journey through the nineties together with the emerging Italian artists of that time such as Margherita Manzelli, Eva Marisaldi and Luisa Lambri... Pressetext

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LEI...Women in Italian Collections
Die Fondazione hat das Jahr 2004 den Frauen gewidmet

mit Marina Abramovic, Hanne Darboven, Cindy Sherman, Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Isa Genzken, Candida Höfer, Rosemarie Trockel, Louise Lawler, Sherrie Levine, Roni Horn, Grazia Toderis, Margherita Manzellis, Eva Marisaldi, Luisa Lambri ...