The Lovers - Rod McKuen
"their loneliness inside them growing
but they take comfort in just knowing
that they are special and apart
the lovers, the lovers of the heart… the lovers”
the older i get the sadder “i love you more than being seventeen” becomes
"You wanna see my view of Paris?" — Hotel Chevalier, 2007 (dir. Wes Anderson)
Women Artists Visibility Event: The Museum of Modern Art opens but not to women artists, NYC on June 14, 1984
Shot by Clarissa Sligh
Despite the increased visibility of women artists by 1984, most were not included in mainstream gallery or museum exhibitions. When the Museum Of Modern Art opened the exhibition the “International Survey of Painting and Sculpture,” with great fan fare, of the 169 artists chosen, all were white and less than 10 percent were women.
Women artists were incensed. The Women’s Caucus for Art and other women’s groups in the area organized to protest the underrepresentation of women artists.
Included in the photographs are Lucy Lippard, May Stevens, Linda Cunningham, Emma Amos, Sabra Moore, Sharon Jaddis, and Alida Walsh. The posters were pasted all over Soho, a vastly different place from the Soho of today.
to catch a bus you have to think like a bus