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Event Information

Date & Time
November 1, 2009 - 10:00am
Location
The Clayman Institute
589 Capistrano Way
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Cara Erskine, Battle of the Sexes

Description

A technically accomplished painter, Cara Erskine presents a chapter of her ongoing research into the iconography of sports figures as related to feminism and spectacle. “Battle of the Sexes” presents a mythological battle, an imagined competition between American sports pop-culture icons Mary Lou Retton and Billie Jean King. Works in the exhibition include abstract, figurative, process-oriented collages, prints, screenprints, digital prints, and ink drawings.