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I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism.

I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism.

Ah, well, do I wish that we lived in a world where gender didn't figure so prominently? Of course. Do I even think about myself as a woman when I go to make art? Of course not. ---->>>

Donald, my husband, considers himself a feminist. ---->>>

I think what's important is to give space to the range of human experience. ---->>>

People have accepted the media's idea of what feminism is, but that doesn't mean that it's right or true or real. Feminism is not monolithic. Within feminism, there is an array of opinions. ---->>>

I set my sights upon becoming the kind of artist who would make a contribution to art history. ---->>>

You shouldn't have to justify your work. ---->>>

So women are at the beginning of building a language, and not all women are conscious of it. ---->>>

There's no question that many more women artists are showing worldwide now than they were when I was a young woman, and that's really great. ---->>>

I feel like I have at least begun to make a contribution, but my most significant concern has to do with whether my actual art will be preserved for future generations or be erased. ---->>>

I go to make art as who I am as a person. The fact that I am a woman comes into play maybe in the kinds of things I'm interested in or in the way I structure a canvas. ---->>>

With my early work I got eviscerated by my male professors, and so you learned to disguise your impulses, as many women have done. And that's definitely changed. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-20, 1939
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
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Occupation: Artist
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Judy Chicago (born Judith Sylvia Cohen, July 20, 1939) is an American feminist artist, art educator, and writer known for her large collaborative art installation pieces, which examine the role of women in history and culture. By the 1970s, Chicago had coined the term "feminist art" and had founded the first feminist art program in the United States (wikipedia)