Women Portraying Women
Through November 27, 2011
Mirror Image: Women Portraying Women is on exhibition in the new North Carolina Gallery of the NCMA’s East Building following Bob Trotman’s inaugural exhibition in that space. Featuring works from the NCMA’s permanent collection as well as loans, Mirror Image examines what it means to be a woman in today’s culture, as seen through the eyes of North Carolina artists.
Mirror Image presents women, from youth to old age, in painting, video, photography, and sculpture from the 1970s through the present. Artists from the NCMA’s collection include Margaret Sartor, Maud Gatewood, elin o’Hara slavick, and Caroline Vaughan. Local artists include Stacy Lynn Waddell, Rebecca Fagg, Katie Claiborne, Emily Scott Beck, Linda Foard Roberts, Mary Shannon Johnstone, Roxana Perez-Mendez, Cristina Córdova, and Susan Harbage Page.
Organized by the North Carolina Museum of Art. This exhibition is made possible, in part, by the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, the North Carolina Museum of Art Foundation, Inc., and the William R. Kenan Jr. Endowment for Educational Exhibitions.