Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art, & Technology 1968-1985 Exhibition

8 Oct - 8 Dec 2017
Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, 333 South Broad Street, Philadelphia


Jennifer Bartlett, Positive Negative Series #3, 1971, enamel over silkscreen grid on two baked steel plates. Photo by Joseph Hu, courtesy of Locks Gallery.

As part of her multi-part project Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art, & Technology 1968-1985, curator Kelsey Halliday Johnson presents an exhibition surveying a generation of pioneering female artists and relating their work to the technology innovators who helped shape the information age. Making/Breaking the Binary includes works by visual artists such as Jennifer Bartlett and Lynda Benglis, and video and media art pioneers Sonia Landy Sheridan, Joan Jonas, Lynda Benglis, Shigeko Kubota, and Dara Birnbaum.