Creating Ourselves: Works from the ISelf Collection

Notes

From Surrealist selfies to feminist self-portraiture, the ISelf Collection explores identity and the human condition through the central themes of birth, death, sexuality, love, pain and joy. Taking the display of the collection at Whitechapel Gallery as its springboard, this book looks generally at the question of the self in modern and contemporary art, and the ways in which artists are thinking about being and identity as an individual, in relation to others, to society and the wider world.

Editor Emily Butler and Candy Stobbs
Publisher Whitechapel Gallery
ISBN 978-0854882571
Reference P3323
Date 2017
Type Publication

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