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Judy Cohen Chicago

 (born 1939)
Judy Cohen Chicago is active/lives in California, New Mexico, Illinois.  Judy Chicago is known for modernist installations, collage.

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Judy Cohen Chicago

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An artist focused on feminist issues with a goal of promoting more respect for women, Judy Chicago is best known for her famous installation exhibit called Dinner Party, a monumental testament to women's collective histories. Much of her work is collaborative including a major exhibition that opened in May, 2000 at the American Craft Museum in New York and titled "Resolutions for the Millennium: A Stitch in Time."

Dinner Party, begun in 1974 and finished in 1978, involved more than 100 women in the execution and combined sculpture, ceramics, china painting and needlework.  It was an equilateral triangle 48 feet wide with 39 place settings, each specially designed to be appropriate for a particular woman to whom it   ...  Displaying 750 of 9337 characters.



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About  Judy Cohen Chicago

Born:  1939 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  modernist installations, collage