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Feminist Art

Feminist Art

Author: Erin Aldana

This lesson will explore Feminist Art.

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Notes on "Feminist Art"

Key Terms

Feminist art

Image Credits

Judy Chicago, The Dinner Party, Fair Use According to Wikipedia,, Betye Saar, The Liberation of Aunt Jemima, Fair Use According to Wikipedia,, Cindy Sherman, Untitled Film Still, Creative Commons,, Barbara Kruger, Your Body is a Battleground wikipaintings, Rodchenko, Advertisement for the State Press of Leningrad, Creative Commons,, Guerilla Girls, Do Women Have to be Naked to Get into US Museums, Photo by Ryohei Noda, Creative Commons,

Terms to Know
Central Core Imagery

A term used to describe artists whose work is focused on female genitalia and the body.

Civil Rights

A set of legal, social, and economic rights that advocate for equality for all individuals and minority groups.

Feminist Art

Artwork that is focused on raising political and social awareness of the experiences of women.


A process of fixed thinking that standardizes groups of people, images, or values; often negative, biased, and derogatory.